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Manager, Purchasing

Samuel, Son & Co. (USA) Inc.
Lebanon, VA 24266
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Samuel, Son & Co. is growing! If you're looking for a rewarding career opportunity with a family run, industry leading organization, bring your experience and motivated attitude to Samuel, Son & Co. Due to our continued success, we are seeking a PurchasingManager, If you think you have what it takes to become part of our team, contact us today.

Here are some of what we have to offer:

  • Competitive compensation

  • Paid vacation

  • Annual bonus

  • Health, dental and vision insurance

  • 401K plan with company match

  • Opportunity for career stability and growth

Manager in charge of protocols, strategy, procedures, negotiation and execution of a supply change strategy for all materials and services purchased by SPVG.The individual in this position is responsible for analysis of make -or - buy alternatives, quality/cost/delivery issues and making optimal decisions to ensure best outcome of our customers and SPVG. This individual is responsible for inventory management.This includes evaluation and maintenance of inventories to meet manufacturing requirements and financial objectives.


  • Develop specific purchasing strategies for all materials, specialized parts, MRO supplies and services, and implement those strategies. Strategies may include visiting suppliers to establish business relationships and to work on continuous improvement of quality, service, and cost.

  • Reviews pick-lists, bills of material, and prints, and understanding customer specifications.Identifies long-lead items and drives decisions to place orders for these items.

  • Works with estimating, engineering, and manufacturing to determine make-or-buy decisions for component purchases.Negotiates and promptly purchases materials and services using judgment on quality-price-delivery to affect the best result for the customer and the company.

  • Collaborates with other departments to improve organizational efficiencies.

  • Enters purchase orders and executes other administrative/documentation functions of the department on a real-time basis.

  • Responsible for all aspects of material and supply inventory, including assisting in audits, establishing optimum inventory levels and turnover, and ensuring surplus materials are returned or disposed promptly and to the companys benefit.

  • Our business requires high-quality product delivered on a timely basis.Reliable suppliers of materials and services have to be identified and/or developed to meet our customers requirements.This requires relatively quick and accurate analysis and decision making with great emphasis on detail.

  • Follow all established safety rules and procedures.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • B.A. degree in business administration or equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Minimum of three years of previous experience in a related field.

  • Experience with ERP systems would be an assest.

  • Accurate, thorough and attentive to detail.

  • Experience in the application of lean principles such as 5S, visual systems, standardized work, kaizen, and the theory of constraints.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to analyze problems and find effective solutions.

  • Ability to work with people effectively in a team setting.

  • Ability to teach, instruct and demonstrate to other personnel and serve as a good role model.

  • Ability to organize and delegate.

  • Understand and follow all ISO rules that apply to the department/job.

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Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-21
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