Purchasing Manager

  • location: Houston, TX
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $160,000 - $180,000 per year

job description

Purchasing Manager

Permanent position: Privately owned fabricator and distributor of pipes, fittings, and valves is seeking a Purchasing Manager for their Houston location.

Responsibilities for the Purchasing Manager

  • Negotiation of pricing, delivery schedules, documentation requirements, payment conditions, warranties and all commercial terms and conditions to be agreed and included with PO to material vendors and outside service suppliers
  • Plan and conduct vendor negotiations to achieve cost reductions, provide adequate supplies and secure unique materials and develop relationships with potential new suppliers and manufacturers to identify alternate sources of supplies
  • Monitoring and management of inventory, including periodic inventory counts andcreate, implement, and maintain a supply chain process for all incoming goods to accounting and utilization
  • Review, advise and execute purchase orders and create POs when neededautomate Purchase Order systems, manual inventory usage, and re-ordering systems
  • Implement and organize RFIs, RFQs, and RFPs
Requirements for the Purchasing Manager

  • Must have Bachelors Degree
  • Must have at least 7 years experience in the chemical, piping industries, valves, fittings working with Petrochem, Energy, Mining, and Marine industries
  • Must have strong negotiations skills and working with vendors
  • Must have experience with sourcing and cost management and ability to read and interpret Piping Material and Commercial terms and conditions
  • Must have excellent communication and computer skills with strong organization skills
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus

  • Comprehensive benefits
  • 401k

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