Purchasing Manager

Short's Brewing Company

Michigan, USA

Full time

Apr 5

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Do you love working with numbers? Do you like negotiating contracts? Do you like being in charge of inventory? Short’s Brewing Company is looking for a Purchasing Manager at our production facility in Elk Rapids Michigan.

The Purchasing Manager is responsible for negotiating pricing terms and length of contracts for raw ingredients, or other contracts as requested and maximizing the benefit for the Company. They must also manage costs and contracts for core production ingredient commodities such as Hops, Malt, and Fruit. Monitor and report on short and long-term trends in commodity pricing. Manage sales of raw ingredients to other business partners such as Hops, Malt, and packaging. Analyze competitive market pricing of all our packaged products. Must excel at relationship management with suppliers. Must be able to keep accurate records with inventory and keep our ERP up-to-date. Be able to get involved in any business project, this may include identifying prospective projects and developing business plans/strategy. Involvement in such projects could vary from consultation to project management or anything in between. Other strong skills needed to excel at this position are ability to operate office equipment, including but not limited to computers, telephone systems, calculators, and copiers. Communicate clearly with co-workers, accounts, and consumers. Ability to work well either alone or as part of a team. Master level computer skills in Excel or Google Sheets and also proficient in other Microsoft Office products or Google Suite products. Must be calm, flexible, and able to work through emergencies. You will often experience the pressures of simultaneously coordinating a wide range of activities. Must also possess a valid Driver’s License. Interested applicants should apply https://www.shortsbrewing.com/careers/

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