Purchasing Manager

Middletown, CT 06457

Posted: 05/09/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Category: 2 - Engineering & Manufacturing Job Number: JO10000720 Pay Rate: $125,000.00

Job Description

Purchasing Manager

Minimum 3 years of experience as a Purchasing Manager

Venteon is currently seeking a Purchasing Manager to fill an opening with a manufacturing company located in Middletown, CN

Requirements of the Purchasing Manager

  • Workforce development thru performance management and training, including cross-training of personnel.
  • Assignment of tasks/jobs to appropriate personnel
  • Department staffing in accordance with business levels.
  • Compliance with company policies and procedures (including ISO & AS)
  • Proper performance measurements for performance parameters and visually display and communicate performance to the rest of the organization.
  • Driving improvements to the highest level, including linking individual performance awareness to team performance awareness to company performance awareness.
  • Support key company initiatives to support key company goals.
  • Lead and hold direct reports accountable for supporting key initiatives through standard disciplined processes and policies, including immediately addressing any obstacles.
  • Identify root cause(s) and implement corrective actions for departmental responsibilities that do not meet plans & key initiatives. Establish preventive actions as necessary.

Benefits of the Purchasing Manager

  • Competitive salary
  • Advancement potential
  • Full time
  • Paid time off
  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • 401k

Responsibilities of the Purchasing Manager

  • Development and execution of strategic sourcing strategy
  • Effectively evaluate supplier capabilities and select optimal suppliers.
  • Identify and participate in the selection of new suppliers that support strategic direction.
  • Drive supplier quality metrics through root cause analysis and corrective actions where appropriate
  • Management of purchasing team to include execution of buy signals via ERP system and monitoring of purchase order flow downs for accuracy.
  • Drive KPI improvements to include inventory turns and supplier on-time delivery.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today



Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

About Middletown, CT

Step into a world of endless opportunities right here in Middletown, Connecticut! This vibrant and picturesque town, nestled by the majestic Connecticut River, offers a perfect blend of historical charm and modern amenities. With its proximity to Wesleyan University, renowned art galleries like the Davison Art Center, and vibrant theaters like the Oddfellows Playhouse, Middletown provides a culturally rich environment for career growth. Explore job opportunities in this inviting locale, where you can enjoy the delectable local cuisine, stroll through the stunning Wadsworth Falls State Park, and cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats at the nearby Dunkin' Donuts Park. Join us in Middletown, where every career path leads to a fulfilling and exciting journey!