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Purchasing Manager with Manufacturing Engineering Experience

Morrison Container Handling Solutions Chicago ,IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Do you enjoy bringing your expertise to a growing environment? Are you mechanically inclined and understand machining processes? Do you thrive in a custom equipment manufacturing environment – where purchases can often be in quantity of 1? Do you love being part of a customer-centric leadership team with engineering and production to solve problems? Do you believe in the power of a well-managed purchasing and inventory management system? If so, we are looking for detail-oriented applicants like you for our Purchasing / Inventory Manager role.

Morrison Container Handling Solutions, the leading container handling expert in the packaging industry, is seeking a Purchasing / Inventory Manager to lead our purchasing and inventory operations. This is very much a working Manager position – well suited for someone who likes to be a part of the working system on a daily basis.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES for Purchasing / Inventory Manager:

· Develop, implement, and manage purchasing and inventory policies, procedures and activities that maximize accuracy, quick delivery and budget guidelines and minimize waste, overstock and supply problems

· Documentation of current inventory processes including material storage and organization, ordering, receiving, stocking, payment, requisition, and distribution

· Identify and address future or potential inventory shortage and overstock situations.

· Work closely with Production Manager to ensure proper inventory levels.

· Analyze monthly inventory and service level results and review with management.

· Build and maintain supplier relationships to effectively negotiate advantageous pricing, quality and delivery; assure that goods and services meet requirements

· Manage a diversified vendor base consisting of products across multiple categories and perform short term and long-range planning.

· Manage and review inventories and reconcile according to schedule; investigate and solve discrepancies; direct the disposal of surplus items and disposition of obsolete parts, materials and equipment

· Participate in the development of specifications for services, equipment, products, supplies or substitute materials; attend departmental meetings to identify new product demands, schedules and procurement needs

· Supervise and direct the activities and duties of other personnel involved in purchasing operations

 

QUALIFICATIONS for Purchasing / Inventory Manager:

· Bachelor’s Degree + 3-5 Years Purchasing/Warehouse/Operations Experience in a Manufacturing Facility Required

· Proven history of cost reduction and inventory management

· Experience using ERP systems; E2 Shoptech preferred

· Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” culture

Company Description
Morrison Container Handling Solutions in Glenwood, Illinois is the industry leader in the innovative design and manufacture of timing screws, change parts, custom container handling products, assemblies, and machines for the packaging industry.
We are an established, family-run company with a record of success in solving the most complex container handling problems for national and international companies, always with our support-built-in culture. Morrison offers a competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance, life insurance, and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, profit-sharing, and tuition reimbursement.

Morrison Container Handling Solutions

Why Work Here?

Our growing company is a perfect fit for talent that is ready to make their mark on the future of the packaging industry and build a career.

Morrison Container Handling Solutions in Glenwood, Illinois is the industry leader in the innovative design and manufacture of timing screws, change parts, custom container handling products, assemblies, and machines for the packaging industry. We are an established, family-run company with a record of success in solving the most complex container handling problems for national and international companies, always with our support-built-in culture. Morrison offers a competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance, life insurance, and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, profit-sharing, and tuition reimbursement.

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335 W 194th St Glenwood
Chicago, IL
USA

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