Are you an experienced Purchasing Manager looking to make a move to an innovative, growing company? Pelican Products, the maker of high-performance protective case solutions, is hiring in South Deerfield, MA. The successful candidate will be responsible for the timely and effective sourcing of equipment, goods, and services, including performing strategic procurement activities, finding the best prices, and successfully negotiating with suppliers. Other duties include: developing, leading, and executing purchasing strategies, tracking metrics to reduce expenses, improving customer satisfaction, managing staff, evaluating vendors and shipping companies, practices, and drives process improvement at Pelican.
The ideal candidate will have 7 years of experience in sourcing/procurement, with knowledge of LEAN principles in manufacturing. Other requirements include SAP proficiency, knowledge of international procurement procedures and policies, demonstrated team leadership and negotiating skills as well as a detail-oriented and organized mindset. Preferred skills include experience with MRP systems and the ability to interpret technical specifications and drawings.
This is a great opportunity for qualified candidates to use their skills to help drive the success of the Pelican Products Team. For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 11th, 2021. We look forward to speaking with you!
With over 40 years of creating the toughest and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems. Our products are depended upon by professionals in the most demanding markets including public safety, life sciences, industry, and consumer goods. At Pelican, we have won numerous awards for technical applications, product expertise, export expansion, and entrepreneurial spirit. Our talented professionals enjoy a fast-paced, challenging environment where ideas are valued, voices heard and career opportunities abound.
This is a 40 hour per week, benefits-eligible, direct hire opportunity. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. EOE