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Purchasing Specialist

Tri-Pac Inc
South Bend, IN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Tri-Pac, Inc. is a contract development and manufacturing company (CDMO) specializing in liquid and aerosol filling for personal care and pharmaceutical marketers, is seeking an experienced Purchasing Specialist for immediate addition to our fast growing team. The position is in South Bend, Indiana.

Job Scope:

1. Control & Perform all aspects of Vendor Order Processing.

  • Run and Review MRP Daily
  • Purchase Order Processing (Creation-Submission-Confirmation- On-Time Delivery)
  • Verifying pricing while working on savings and working within budget
  • Manage logistics for all incoming shipments to allow for on-time receipt
  • Control ordering and inventory to maintain optimal stock levels

2. Vendor Management

  • Build strategic partnership with high-quality vendors
  • Create and assess vendor performance on a Vendor Management System
  • Seek reliable vendors for new projects as needed
  • Assist in all aspects of supplier specification non-conformance resolution
  • Maintain Supplier Database, purchase records and related documentation
  • Update system as needed for vendor changes
  • Productively manage supplier and technical relations to encourage their on-time deliveries
  • Negotiate and improve costs with suppliers

3. Inventory Management

  • Maintain strict inventory management to allow for efficient production while preventing excess inventory
  • Maintain inventory in off-site warehouse through system/manual process
  • Work closely with CSR and Schedulers to meet demand while moving inventory effectively and on-time
  • Manage/react to all unplanned and planned outages with production plants
  • Oversee all inventory aspects including cycle counts, annual inventory, inventory adjustments and inventory transfers

4. Project Management

  • Work with project managers to issue new products into the system while collecting specifications and pricing from vendors
  • Actively participate in ensuring success of new projects from cradle to grave to ensure successful launch of product


No waiting period to qualify for holiday pay!

Competitive Salary/ Pay & Packages, Vacations, Insurance, 401K, Life Insurance, Disability (Long term/ Short term) and Continuous Training. Work where you are HAPPY! Tri-Pac, Inc. also recognizes the importance of continuing education and offers Education Assistance to our employees to encourage continued personal development and growth.

Thank you for your interest and consideration of a career with Tri-Pac, Inc.

Tri-Pac, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

To Staffing & Recruitment Agencies: Our Company does not accept unsolicited CV's or applications from agencies. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CV's or applications and explicitly reserve its right to contact candidates presented in such unsolicited CV or application.

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Tri-Pac Inc


South Bend, IN
46628 USA



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