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Supply Chain/Sourcing Manager Manufacturing

Cannabis Company - Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Supply Chain/Sourcing Manager will be responsible for negotiating contracts and terms and conditions with all suppliers and vendors. This position is also responsible for evaluating and monitoring vendor quality against promised deliverables for all overall quality of all incoming products supplies with a focus on biomass including flower and trim.

This position also requires high- level data analytics in order to analyze and research proposals for best available options. The position is responsible for implementing and monitoring contracts to ensure all vendors and products supplies are within the CA applicable regulation guidelines.

Responsibilities:

• Develop and implement purchasing policies and vendor quality management procedures that ensures compliance in accordance with the CA guidelines with local and national ordinances.

• Partner with Sales Team to research and negotiate the best vendor terms for , pricing and delivery based on specific quality, budget and schedule requirements.

• Partner with Accounting (Inventory) and Quality Control Manager to monitor stock movement and inventory levels as products are sold manufactured using ERP tracking software (Dynamics 365).

• Prepare daily and weekly purchase orders based on production, customer and/or business demand.

• Forward purchase orders to vendors with specific requirements.

• Monitor shipments to ensure that product supplies arrives on time and follow-up on undelivered supplies.

• Communicate with suppliers vendors and transportation service providers.

• Maintain strong working relationships with existing vendors and network with prospective vendors to stay abreast of upcoming trends; light travel may be required.

• Monitor all vendor promotions, discounts and specials to analyze sales cost trends.

• Partner with the Product Development Manager to remain familiar with vendor promotions, preferences and vendor customer requirements.

• Create/review purchase orders taking into account sales figures, seasonal trends, promotions, commitments, new authorizations, minimum shipments and inventory returns.

• Review all cost changes and maintain accurate costs on purchase orders.

• Occasionally partner with Accounting Manager to prepare payments and reconcile invoices.

• Occasionally assist Quality Control Manager and Accounting (Inventory Operations ) with receiving incoming products.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or related field

• 5+ years’ experience in supply chain & procurement, sourcing, vendor quality monitoring and supply chain management, Quality Control with vendors/suppliers

• Knowledge of general manufacturing operations, warehousing and supply chain logistics. Previous experience in a food, cosmetics or pharmacy manufacturing industry is preferred

• Knowledge of packaging materials and manufacturing processes

• Strong oral and written communication skills are required

• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills are required

• Must also be able to maintain and preserve confidentiality of company and vendor information

• Be able to manage time and multiple competing demands

Cannabis Company - Los Angeles

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Los Angeles, CA
USA