Aventure Staffing Purchasing Manager in Sioux City Area, Iowa

Excellent opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Manager with our manufacturing client!

Responsibilities of this Purchasing Manager will include:

  • Oversee planning and management of all sourcing, procurement, conversion and logistics management of incoming materials.

  • Drive value added programs and new technologies to increase efficiency and decrease costs like VMI and consignment purchase programs

  • Review and approve purchases over specified dollar amount or special purchases

  • Direct strategic sourcing of raw materials and services

  • Manage logistics activities including transportation strategy for inbound raw materials and finished goods

  • Develop KPI's for purchasing department

  • Manage vendor pricing and audits

  • Responsible for sourcing planning including current inventory and forecast demand in collaboration with all suppliers and company requirements

  • 10+ years of experience in purchasing and supply chain functions in manufacturing environment

  • Must have worked with steel purchasing

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Computer proficiency with software including ERP/MRP systems and Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills and ability to coordinate and execute multiple projects

  • Team player and able to supervise and lead purchasing team

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal and be detail-oriented

EEO/AA Client; Pre-employment physical, drug screen, vision test and background check may be required.

If interested, please email resume to: jroepke@aventure.com