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Purchasing Manager

Granite City, IL
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Purchasing Manager

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Permanent position: Purchasing Manager, St Louis, MO - Energy company - Coordinates and directs activities in relation to MRO supply chain and procurement functions including but not limited to warehouse management, inventory management, MRO, capital equipment purchasing, contract and vendor management. Directly supervises 1-2 warehouse employees

Responsibilities for the Purchasing Manager

  • Interact with Department Managers to discuss and understand their needs - verifies nomenclature and specifications of purchase requests
  • Place, process, and follow up on MRO Purchase Orders to expedite and ensure timely delivery in accordance with the agreed to terms and conditions
  • Resolves purchasing and procurement related issues and discrepancies
  • Manage suppliers relationship, evaluate their performance and provide feedback for improvement
  • Manage and oversee all warehouse activities including but not limited to receiving, handling, storing, and shipping of material and products used by plants
  • Establish and maintain appropriate inventory levels and inventory controls for all materials stored in warehouse; monitoring usage and coordinating efforts with other departments and resources to ensure appropriate levels are available in support of plant operational needs
  • Review all parts/materials received that they conform to the original Purchase Orders placed and that a clear taxonomy and nomenclature are followed before accepting this within our warehouse and facility operations
  • Collaborate with Accounting to resolve and billing discrepancies and to ensure order completion process

Requirements for the Purchasing Manager

  • Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent in Procurement and Warehouse Logistics or a related field from a two-year college or technical school;
  • 5 years as MRO Sr Buyer, Purchasing Mgr or Supply Chain Manager in energy, power or manufacturing
  • Steel or heavy industry experience highly desired
  • Experience using Oracle ERP or other ERP software.
  • Knowledgeable of Maximo or other CMMS software related to Maintenance parts inventory control.


  • Full-time permanent role with excellent benefits and career growth
  • Company operates multiple plants in the midwest.


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