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Division Purchasing Manager (26102) #DSMUSA #JOBS #HIRING

Palmer Group
Job Description
Palmer Group has partnered with an established Des Moines area client to add a Division Purchasing Manager to their team. We are looking for a candidate that takes pride in their work and would like to work for a company that does too. This an opportunity to join a company where you will be an important part of operations. Apply today! 

  • Lead supplier negotiations, ensure procurement
  • Oversee purchasing and inventory control operations
  • Provide direction to purchasing and distribution staff
  • Assist with employee selection, hiring, and development
  • Ensure efficient material flow and use of consumables
  • Supervise all procurement activities from start to finish
  • Manage supplier relationships
  • Review orders for special items
  • Support achievement of key metrics
  • Participate in daily meetings
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 or more years of management experience preferred, demonstrated leadership experience required
  • 5+ years of purchasing, production, materials, manufacturing, or supply chain management experience
  • Demonstrated procurement and purchasing abilities
  • Strong analytical skills ability to effectively develop, present, and analyze data
  • Strong communication and negotiation abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

Hours:8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday
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