Purchasing Manager

Sumner, TX | Full-time

Position: Purchasing Manager


Our company is looking for a Purchasing Manager who can analyze our current buying systems and create the best methods for day-to-day purchasing operations. Our Purchasing Manager will be responsible for overseeing our purchasing department, establishing Buyer goals based on corporate inventory needs and sales projections for the coming year and setting career objectives for each member of the purchasing team. If you are a skilled negotiator with previous experience in the manufacturing industry, please apply today.


• Propose improvements to the current purchasing system that will improve vendor relationships and lower the cost of doing business

• Collaborate with inventory control and sales to develop metrics for gauging inventory level needs and then maintaining those levels            throughout the year

• Take the lead in creating profitable ways to manage obsolete and slow-moving stock to help offset losses

• Manage the company's day-to-day purchasing activities and ensure that all purchasing agents are meeting their personal performance      standards

• Assist in developing more effective invoicing and collecting processes


• Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or a related field

• APICS certification preferred

• IQMS software experience preferred

• 4+ years' purchasing management experience

• Strong knowledge of supply chain management required

• Proven history of developing effective inventory management policies required

• International purchasing and tariff experience a plus