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Buyer

Date Posted: 1/16/2019

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Job Description

North Houston Ultimate is currently sourcing candidates for a Buyer position with experience in bottles and other packaging material. This position pays $50,000 but could go higher depending on the candidate.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ordering and maintaining proper inventory levels of materials for manufacturing operation.
  • Establish and maintain a consistent cycle counting schedule to assure inventory accuracy.
  • Interact with various departments to ensure continuous supply of materials and deadlines are met.
  • Work with the Marketing Department on new packaging projects.
  • Research products to ensure practicality, cost effectiveness, and supply availability.
  • Negotiate with vendors to obtain optimum quality, cost, terms, etc. and maintain relationships with them.
  • Resolve vendor related problems.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Experience:
  • 3+ years' experience in purchasing, preferably in packaging: bottles, caps, jars, etc.
  • Experience in CPG or manufacturing industry.
  • Experience purchasing printed/ packaging Material in bulk.
  • Knowledge of computerized information systems used in manufacturing applications i.e. SXE or MRP a PLUS.
Skills & Abilities:
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook)
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to handle changing priorities and tight deadlines.
  • SAP experience is preferred.


We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Job Requirements

Experience:
3+ years’ experience in purchasing, preferably in packaging: bottles, caps, jars, etc.
Experience in CPG or manufacturing industry.
Experience purchasing printed/ packaging Material in bulk.
Knowledge of computerized information systems used in manufacturing applications i.e. SXE or MRP a PLUS.
Skills & Abilities:
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook)
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Ability to handle changing priorities and tight deadlines.
SAP experience is preferred.
Posted By: btogno@ultimatestaffing.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Houston, TX
  • Job Type:Purchasing/Procure
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:1/16/2019
  • Contact: Brian Togno (713) 690-1420
  • Pay Range: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-1901-48299