Job Order ID: 5048
Employment Type: Direct
Job Location: Grand Island NY
Vice President of Purchasing & Procurement – Direct Hire – Buffalo, NY
Our client is a family focused and progressive organization and they are looking for a leader for their purchasing department with great relationship building skills. Balance your time between relationship management, team leadership, product development, and inventory management. Lead a team of purchasing associates and help drive highly visible initiatives that directly impact the bottom line!
The ideal candidate will evaluate the current structure and procedures and make recommendations to drive the growth of the organization. They will be a proactive and collaborative leader with excellent communication skills who can bring industry best practices with them. This role will have the ability to make a significant impact on the direction of the company and a seat at the leadership table.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Procurement, Supply Chain or any other related field, MBA strongly preferred
- 10 Years of experience in logistics
- Experience in building and managing relationships with Chinese companies
- Purchasing of hard goods and experience in retail
- Warehouse Management experience will put you at the top of the list!