JBS USA MOPAC PURCHASING SUPERVISOR in Souderton, Pennsylvania
Position at JBS USA Food Company
The Purchasing Supervisor demands extensive teamwork with associates located in multiple departments across the Company. Individual must be an effective communicator who can add value to the procurement process for JBS. Individual must act as a leader and change agent while preserving internal and external relationships.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Ensures that procedures for procuring materials and services are communicated to and followed by Expeditors
Maintains relationships with vendors and contractors to ensure good, reliable sources of supply and information;
Ensures thorough and complete tracking and recording of purchase and inventory records to provide accurate accounting of all purchased goods and services;
May investigate to conclusion all disputed purchases of goods and services for the protection of the company and with fairness to the supplier;
Guides and trains procurement personnel in purchasing systems and procedures;
Inventory ownership, ensuring proper procedures are followed in receiving, issuing, returning and overall inventory management.
- 2+ years as a Purchasing Assistant are preferred; Knowledge and understanding of beef processing industry a plus.
Ability to communicate effectively before groups, customers and employees;
Must have excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office; Heavily focus on Microsoft Excel
Must be self-motivated to perform simultaneous tasks independently;
Multi-task oriented, able to work at a fast pace, high sense of urgency
Must have a high level of ethics
Must be able to meet critical deadlines, prioritize and practice excellent time management skills;
Knowledge of SAP software is preferred
Should be good with mathematics, percentages, statistics, etc.