Purchasing Manager MB335

New York City, NY AREA

Competitive salary + Bonus

Relo: Yes


Our client company is seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to provide leadership and insight to influence and drive future process or strategic procurement improvements.


You must be willing to:

·        Negotiate contracts for packaging/raw materials

·        Work closely with suppliers to maintain quality of raw materials/timely shipments to user plants

·        Analyze supplier performance to assess ability to meet quality/delivery requirements

·        Provide feedback to suppliers

·        Be responsible for managing all material supply chain activities that support production

·        Manage all relevant imports/exports

·        Maintain departmental compliance with ISO rules



·        BS Chemical Engineering/Chemistry or Materials Science (experienced considered)

·        Minimum 8 years purchasing/negotiating experience with large dollar/volume contracts

·        Knowledge of compliance/legal requirements for supply contracts/Non-Disclosure Agreements/etc.

·        Quality system ISO 9000 experience

·        Chemical industry experience

·        Knowledge of masterbatch industry/experience purchasing resins preferred

·        Computer proficiency in Excel/Outlook/JDEdwards


Our client requests resumes be submitted in Word Doc format, '97-2003, without headers.

Full Time, Permanent Position 

Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship needed now or future 

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