Procurement Specialist in St. Louis, Missouri

LHH

St. Louis, Missouri

Direct Hire

LHH Recruitment Solutions is seeking Logistics and Supply Chain candidates in the St. Louis, MO area to fill several Logistics Coordinator, Buyer and Procurement roles. Ideal candidates will have 1+ year experience in the Manufacturing and/or Food & Beverage industries.

Job Title(s): Logistics Coordinator, Buyer, Procurement Specialist

Salary: $50,000-$90,000 annual

Location: Remote, Hybrid and On-site

Schedule: Monday-Friday, Working Business Hours

  • Analyze inventories and supplies for wholesalers
  • Assure least cost solutions while maintaining acceptable supply levels
  • Serve as main point-of-contact for clientele
  • Scheduling shipments and returnable materials and troubleshooting timely deliveries at least cost
  • Manage the tendering process
  • Prepare billing and invoicing for processing
  • Manage reporting metrics
  • Source carriers to support operational efficiencies for direct loading, drop trailer program, plant inventory levels, tailor quality, on time pick up and cost saving efforts
  • Assist in new product rollouts, product holds, recalls, return material expediting, last minute promotions, damaged product, special events, same day coordination and mis-shipments
  • Manages and adheres to budget guidelines
  • Negotiates with vendors for goods and services, negotiating the best possible price and service guarantees
  • Reviews annually and develops new supply sources where vendors are inadequate.
  • Establishes account/credit and terms
  • Checks requisitions for appropriate approval and account numbers
  • Handles purchase requests for manufacturing raw materials, and OEM products and outside services
  • Procures pricing and delivery information, reviews requisitions
  • Issues purchase orders, performs vendor sourcing and order expediting
  • Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, and delivery schedule
  • Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase or competitive bids
  • Reviews bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority
  • Qualifications:

  • Broad knowledge of logistics, distribution and transportation processes
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related field
  • Experience in warehouse, logistics or transport management
  • MS Excel knowledge
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, work under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • High attention to detail; Strong analytical and problem solving ability
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Procurement Specialist

    LHH

    29 days ago

    Direct Hire

    St. Louis, Missouri

    LHH Recruitment Solutions is seeking Logistics and Supply Chain candidates in the St. Louis, MO area to fill several Logistics Coordinator, Buyer and Procurement roles. Ideal candidates will have 1+ year experience in the Manufacturing and/or Food & Beverage industries.

    Job Title(s): Logistics Coordinator, Buyer, Procurement Specialist

    Salary: $50,000-$90,000 annual

    Location: Remote, Hybrid and On-site

    Schedule: Monday-Friday, Working Business Hours

  • Analyze inventories and supplies for wholesalers
  • Assure least cost solutions while maintaining acceptable supply levels
  • Serve as main point-of-contact for clientele
  • Scheduling shipments and returnable materials and troubleshooting timely deliveries at least cost
  • Manage the tendering process
  • Prepare billing and invoicing for processing
  • Manage reporting metrics
  • Source carriers to support operational efficiencies for direct loading, drop trailer program, plant inventory levels, tailor quality, on time pick up and cost saving efforts
  • Assist in new product rollouts, product holds, recalls, return material expediting, last minute promotions, damaged product, special events, same day coordination and mis-shipments
  • Manages and adheres to budget guidelines
  • Negotiates with vendors for goods and services, negotiating the best possible price and service guarantees
  • Reviews annually and develops new supply sources where vendors are inadequate.
  • Establishes account/credit and terms
  • Checks requisitions for appropriate approval and account numbers
  • Handles purchase requests for manufacturing raw materials, and OEM products and outside services
  • Procures pricing and delivery information, reviews requisitions
  • Issues purchase orders, performs vendor sourcing and order expediting
  • Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, and delivery schedule
  • Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase or competitive bids
  • Reviews bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority
  • Qualifications:

  • Broad knowledge of logistics, distribution and transportation processes
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related field
  • Experience in warehouse, logistics or transport management
  • MS Excel knowledge
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, work under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • High attention to detail; Strong analytical and problem solving ability
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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