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Our client is an industry leader known for engineering, manufacturing and customizing armored vehicles. We are committed to excellence in everything we do and are looking for a dedicated Purchasing Agent to join our team and contribute to our continued success.

Summary: 

As a Purchasing Manager in Shelby, NC you will oversee a team responsible for the procurement of products essential to the company’s operations. You must maintain a deep understanding of the company’s supply chain to track, identify, and process acquisitions. Success in this role will be exhibited by implementing cost-efficient purchasing strategies throughout the procurement cycle.

Tasks:

  • Manages material and equipment inventories.
  • Works closely with various teams, such as finance and production.
  • Monitors and forecasts inventory levels.
  • Tracks and reports operating metrics to identify areas that need improvement.
  • Schedules orders and consolidates monthly, quarterly, and annual purchases.
  • Prepares proposals and detailed documentation of purchases and inventories.
  • Locates suppliers, negotiates deals, and networks with vendors.
  •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  •  Detail-oriented and strong organizational and analytical skills.
  •  Dependable decision-making skills.
  • Understanding of contract law and purchasing regulations.
 

Requirements:

  • 5 years of proven management and purchasing experience.
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel and cloud-based inventory and purchasing systems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented and strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Dependable decision-making skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics, or Management; MBA a plus.
  • Understanding of contract law and purchasing regulations.
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