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Purchasing Manager

Medline Industries, Inc.
Neptune, NJ 07753
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Manage purchases up to approximately $100 million annually by negotiating supplier price reductions, analyzing price increases, resolving price discrepancies and overseeing vendors. Work closely with product management on new product launches.
  • Negotiate favorable terms, volume discounts, product promotions, cost reductions and long-term contracts with suppliers.
  • Identify product development for the division.
  • Develop new products for the division. Run design control meetings, document process improvements and oversee product through sampling and product testing.
  • Manage activity for Medline part numbers Establish new part numbers for supplier moves, packaging optimization and PIR's.
  • Respond to and resolve any accounting issues resulting from price discrepancies and over bills. Escalate issues that have been identified by the AP specialist and submitted to the established Medline representative.
  • Assist the reorder buying group with problem suppliers when all efforts to resolve communication efforts have failed.
  • Work closely with vendor, quality and inventory control.
  • Resolve supplier quality issues. Calculate debits for replacement products with Quality Department assistance.
  • Support design control meetings.
  • Provide direction to teams in Supply Chain. Analyze, resolve or escalate inventory issues. Ensure daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly tasks of Supply Chain teams meet standards.
    Resolve daily Supply Chain issues. Direct team regarding issue resolution and continuous improvement.
    Communicate to senior management Supply Chain and service issues with short and long term recommendations on resolution.
    Ensure inventory plans and execution of plans are consistent with Supply Chain goals.
    Provide support to internal manufacturing operations.
    Prepare and present forward-looking, future projections of inventory, volume, service, planning, capacity, and space considerations. Assure that the system parameters are correct. Manage communication between Teams.
    Management responsibilities include :
    --Typically oversees professional employees/teams OR typically manages non-professional employees through Supervisors in manufacturing, distribution or office environments
    --Day-to-day operations of a group of employees.
    --May have limited budgetary responsibility and usually contributes to budgetary impact;
    --Interpret and execute policies for departments/projects and develops.
    --Recommend and implement new policies or modifications to existing policies.
    --Provide general guidelines and parameters for staff functioning.
    --Hiring staff, recommending pay increases, performing performance reviews, training and development of staff, estimating personnel needs, assigning work, meeting completion dates, interpreting and ensuring consistent application of organizational policies.
Medline offers a business casual, entrepreneurial work environment with strong growth potential, a competitive compensation package, and a complete benefits package including medical/dental/vision/life insurance; 401(k) with company match. And much more! Education

  • Bachelor's degree.
Relevant Work Experience
  • At least 3 years of directly related industry experience.
  • Experience negotiating with outside vendors, including negotiating contracts, prices and reconciling differences.
  • Experienced in documenting procedures and internal controls.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
Preferred Qualifications

Relevant Work Experience

  • SAP, AS400 and Microsoft Access knowledge and experience.

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Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-04
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Purchasing Manager
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Median Salary: $67,600

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