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Purchasing Manager

4ocean - Boca Raton, FL





Job Description:

At 4ocean LLC, we are looking for people who are Smart, Driven, and Real. We hire leaders and innovators, not employees or staff. 4ocean is a high-growth movement driving environmental change globally. The success and quality of our brand is attributed to the talent of our people. We are looking for a Purchasing Manager for our cleanups division.


Position Overview:

4ocean has an opening for a Purchasing Manager. This role requires a competent and experienced leader with proven skills sourcing materials, goods, services and vendor management. The successful candidate will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, identify new suppliers and source product. We offer a Competitive Salary and Benefits!


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Developing, leading and executing purchasing strategies.
  • Manage supply chain of materials being sent to 4ocean as well as vendor to vendor transactions.
  • Crafting negotiation strategies and closing deals with optimal terms.
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Communicate effectively with vendors overseas.

Qualifications:

  • 5-8 years of successful experience leading sourcing / purchasing teams.
  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate to influence business direction
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to effectively resolve conflicts, make informed decisions, and handle sensitive information in a professional manner
  • Working experience of vendor management software including Shopify & Shippingeasy.
  • BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration.
  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management.
  • Experience in eco-friendly and sustainable products.

Job Type: Full Time

Experience:

  • Shopify: 1 year
  • shippingeasy: 1 year
  • Purchasing: 4 years



4ocean LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.