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Information Technology

Buyer - Food and Beverage  ,   Posted: 9/13/2022
Job Description

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Job Category:

Information Technology

Position Type:

Direct Employee

Taurean Consulting Group is a 100% Woman-Owned IT Staffing and Project Solutions company built on deep relationships. With over 25 years of experience in Technology Staffing, we match candidates to the culture of an organization as well as required skill sets.

Our client is seeking a Buyer - Food and Beverage to manage the entire supply chain for the assigned commodities and develop comprehensive strategies that documents sourcing approaches, preferred suppliers, cost and quality performance and gasps, logistic solutions and technology roadmaps.

Successful candidates excel at and enjoy:
  • Manage end to end supplier selection process through sourcing, bid analysis, development of strategies, recommendation, selection, and supplier and stakeholder relationships.
  • Perform comprehensive analysis to ensure best-in-class sourcing, pricing, and cost savings based on total cost of ownership.
  • Partner with departments to understand business needs and to determine which solution(s) work best for their specific requirements.
  • Summarize and present recommendations to key stakeholders by applying category expertise as appropriate.
  • Issue purchase orders and follow up with suppliers on prompt shipments at the correct quality and cost levels.

Job Requirements


Your previous experience includes:
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Proof of authorization/eligibility to work in the United States
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 5 years' experience in Procurement/Purchasing or similar field
  • Knowledge of ARIBA system preferred
  • Ability to perform complex analysis for supplier and material contracts, develop long range commodity plans, streamline operational procedures, perform continuous improvement activities, recommend and establish inventory levels, and present project reports to senior management
  • Knowledge of financial and cost management, PO and contract management, and spreadsheet analysis
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suites is essential for this role

Salary low $60K. Where you land in the salary range depends on how well your background and experience meet the requirements outlined in the job posting. Making that first impression on your resume, online profile, and in your interview is a key part of the process. The Taurean recruitment team is dedicated to helping you present your very best self.
Does this sound like the job for you? If so, please apply today! Let's do this!
Not sure this is a fit? We can help! Contact us at 702-529-0378 to speak with one of our consultants about your career path!


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