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Purchasing Manager

Responsible for day to day purchasing, sourcing, & inventory levels of raw materials needed for operations at Windsor Windows & Doors in Monroe, NC.  This is accomplished by directing the purchasing, inventory and warehouse  personnel.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Either directly or through department employees is responsible for: 

1.      Promote a safe and productive work environment for all employees

2.      Responsible for meeting and maintaining optimum levels of inventory, reduce shrink and eliminate waste in line with corporate inventory turns goals

3.      Lead team and ensure departments timely delivery of components, raw materials and/or services to support production in multiple locations

4.      Negotiate price, terms, delivery of raw materials from suppliers and acceptable quality levels.

5.      Build relationships and actively manage supplier performance

6.      Manage transactions and inventory accuracy throughout facility

7.      Coach and develop department employees to ensure success of team

8.      Develop & refine departmental procedures in line with corporate directives

 ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

1.      Participate and/or direct cross-functional problem solving teams

2.      Participate in developing & implementing new programs & procedures for Windsor

3.      Assist product engineering with new product development and work to minimize obsolescence

4.      Assist sales & marketing in sourcing new items needed

QUALIFICATIONS/ ABILITIES:

1.      Minimum of four years secondary education; related degree preferred

2.      Minimum of five to seven years of purchasing experience including at least four years of supervisory experience

3.      Active participation in Apics or NAPM

4.      Industry experience preferred

5.      Excellent communication skills

6.      Excellent problem solving skills

7.      Ability to coordinate & direct department employees

8.      Strong knowledge & working ability with MRP, IIT, Excel Word