Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

job details:

  • location:Eatonton, GA

  • salary:$70,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, November 9, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_703715

  • questions:traci. jackman@randstadusa. com478-453-9212

job description

Purchasing Manager

We are actively seeking a Purchasing Manager for the Eatonton area. The right candidate will manage all aspects of purchasing for the production facility and is expected to obtain and maintain best qualified and best-priced materials for the manufacture of homes. Exceptional talent in this area is of great value to the company; the qualified candidate will enjoy unlimited growth opportunities and earnings potential.


Manage all aspects of purchasing for the production facility

Directly supervise one or more employees

Maintain acceptable inventory levels and ensure materials are available at the point of use

Continually improve purchasing methods, inventory, and drive-down costs

Source materials, supplies, and equipment; determine availability, terms of sales, lead times, and pricing through interviews and bidding processes

Manage and control the company's external suppliers with particular emphasis on the purchase of materials

Direct inventory activities; including cycle counts

Inventory control functions

Vendor/supplier relations

Ad-hoc reporting and related projects, as assigned

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Bachelor's Degree from a competitive four-year college or university in Purchasing, Materials Management, Supply Chain Management, Logisitics, Business, or related field

Three (3)+ years of related experience in purchasing; manufacturing environment a plus

Proficient using various forms of technology (including pencil and paper) and mastery of Microsoft Office applications, particularly EXCEL

Superior analytical abilities with a particular emphasis on mathematical and logistical aptitude






Previous supervisory/management experience preferred

Ability to quantify and explain purchasing savings

Above-average negotiating skills

Must submit to a background check and drug screen

3 years of experience preferred

Bachelor's (Required)

Must submit resume to be considered for this position

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