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Senior Buyer - Beverage

Senior Buyer – Beverage from The Wellington Group @twgrecruiters

The Wellington Group has been engaged to find an experienced Senior Buyer – Beverage for a major beverage brand. The position will be responsible for the procurement of high-quality but cost effective raw materials and packaging utilized in the finished products for this organization.

Senior Buyer – Beverage responsibilities include:

  • Identify, source, and contract for raw material needs to fulfill forecasted production.
  • Responsible for selecting vendors and negotiating for quality goods at a cost effective price.
  • Obtain and review bids and quotes to secure competitive price and service.
  • Review, forecast, develop and implement procurement strategies designed to optimize on hand inventory levels.
  • Work closely with the Logistics team and vendors to establish a clear supply chain, forward warehousing programs, and consolidation opportunities to ensure that materials are delivered, stored, and used at the right time at the best price.
  • Work with the Quality team to ensure purchased goods are in compliance with product specifications.
  • Assist Quality and Product Development in developing cost saving measures and researching new technologies.

The qualified Senior Buyer – Beverage candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 8-10 years experience as a buyer
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Strong negotiation, interpersonal, and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong computer skills, including working knowledge of SAP, MRP, and Microsoft Office products, especially advanced knowledge of Excel

Industry: Beverage, Food

Permanent position with an employee centered company offering great benefits, salary, bonus and relocation assistance.

Don’t wait, apply with The Wellington Group today!
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