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.
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.
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
Shopify: 1 year
shippingeasy: 1 year
Purchasing: 4 years
4ocean LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
4ocean is a global movement actively removing trash from the ocean and coastlines while inspiring individuals to work together for a cleaner ocean, one pound at a time.