Purchasing Manager Jobs in Tennessee
The Buyer/Purchasing Manager is responsible for the development of purchasing strategies that are focused on identifying, qualifying, and continually benchmarking suppliers to achieve best-in-class quality, delivery, and cost-reduction expectations. DIRECT Sourcing and Purchasing experience required. Overall, responsibilities include: •cost-reduction initiatives •sourcing •procurement •purchasing...
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for performing general purchasing clerical duties of a routine or semi-routine nature. Duties may include compiling, formatting, and checking reports, data entry and filing. Will perform other assignments or duties as assigned. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Must comply with all quality, environmental, health and safety regulations, practices, policies and procedures and work instru...
Job Purpose: Processing requisitions for supplies, repairs, materials and outside services in accordance with Purchasing Department Company objectives and established written procedures. Essential Functions: 1. Maintain inventory, place requisitions and purchase orders for all Grainger stocked items and Company store items 2. Process all purchase requisitions and issue purchase orders for expense...
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SUMMARY The Assistant Manager is responsible for managing the daily operations of our restaurant, including the selection, development and performance management of employees. In addition, they oversee the inventory and ordering of food and supplies, optimize profits and ensure that guests are satisfied with their dining experience. The Assistant Manager reports to Owner and management team.We val...
Our client, a global leader in the development and production of engineered non-woven products, is seeking a Supply Chain Manager. This position will be based in the Nashville, TN area. Position Responsibilities-Supply Chain Manager Responsible for all plant material and warehouse functions. Manage warehouse and distribution, planning and transportation functions. Establish purchasing policies. Pr...
MUST HAVE 5 PLUS YEARS OF SUPPLY CHAIN EXPERIENCE Strong experience on the sourcing side and on the ground, creating reqs, receiving, stocking, picking, staging and issuing. Strong Logistics The Site Manager will have the direct responsibility for delivering a wide range of services at a specific client location. This role will directly report to the Operations Manager who is responsible for a col...
Our client, a specialized firm located in Downtown Knoxville, is seeking an office manager to work on a temporary position that could possibly turn long-term. Candidate will coordinate all office support services to include purchasing supplies, typing documents, data entry and client communication. In addition, candidate will also have some human resources, record-keeping duties. Ideal candidate m...
Commodity Manager A global leader in the manufacture of automotive components for OEM’s and aftermarket sectors of industry has the immediate requirement for a Commodity Manager in their Nashville location. Responsibilities: Implement sourcing projects, leveraging opportunities Proactive resolution with supplier issues and problem solving skills RFQ / RFP / RFI development and execution Lead compe...
Lincoln Lubrication Systems is part of SKF, the world's leading supplier of products and solutions in the rolling bearing business. In addition SKF is the leading player in seals, mechantronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance services, conditioning monitoring and training. Lincoln provides high quality products used to deliver lubrication for Automot...
Our client, a NASHVILLE area company, is seeking a permanent, full-time Office Manager. SUMMARY: Attributes include being highly organized with strong project, people, and time management skills, possessing superior communications skills and a professional appearance and demeanor. Administrative and financial tasks include, but are not limited to managing front desk employee; managing new employee...
Construction Project Manager/Estimator Founded in 1968, Grinder, Taber & Grinder, Inc. is a full service commercial construction company specializing in commercial and industrial construction in the Memphis regional area. Examples of typical company projects include: Retail centers, medical facilities, multistory office buildings, churches, athletic facilities, office / showroom buildings, and int...
JOB TITLE: Regional Sales Manager PRIMARY PURPOSE: This position can be located anywhere from Nashville to Little Rock. The Regional Sales Manager reports to the Vice President, Sales and Business Development (in Ohio) and is the primary sales contact with customers and prospects in a specific geographic territory (Southeast & Southwest). This leader will be a seasoned and sophisticated profession...
Retail Store Manager Location: Memphis, TN Gibson Brands, Inc., the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturer and the home of such preeminent brands as Gibson, Epiphone, Baldwin and Wurlitzer, is looking for a Retail Store Manager. This position is based in Memphis, TN, home of founders and pioneers of various American music genres, including Memphis soul, Memphis blues, gospel, rock n/roll,...
General Manager Job Label:CON-Knoxville-103 This is your opportunity to work for Schumacher Homes, an award-winning custom on-your-lot home builder! Your first mission will be coming up to speed with our systems, processes, and procedures. Your knowledge of construction will go a long way toward your success in this role. As the General Manager, in Knoxville, TN-you will hire, train and motivate e...
Swanky's Taco Shop is growing and in need of experienced managers for upcoming new locations. Will be responsible for the management of Swanky's daily store operations and its staff in accordance with standards. Responsible for all aspects of the store including, but not limited to: Revenue achievement Cost control Purchasing Receiving Budgeting Forecasting Standards maintenance Staff development...
Gaylord Hotels is a multi-location hospitality brand guided by a single focus: extraordinary meetings and conventions. From guest rooms and meeting space, to entertainment and dining all in a self-contained environment, Gaylord Hotels makes meeting planning easy and provides attendees great networking opportunities. As a Gaylord Hotels STAR, you'll bring your warm smile, genuine excitement and a "...
RESPONSIBILITIES: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Manage the budgetary (capital & operating) requirements of the Division's computer systems with attention to budget planning, adherence to budget projections, procurement, and monthly expenditures. Programming in Visual Basic for custom in-house applications Monitoring and development for Internal Web Site Supervise IT Support Staff including Senior Network...
Manages all facets of plant materials and warehouse teams ensuring all functions are performed safely and cost effectively. Manages the sourcing, selection and procurement of materials and services supporting assigned site(s). As a member of the site leadership team leads the budgeting, planning, and results achievement and continuous improvement efforts for the plant. Manages warehouse & distribu...
The territory will cover Western Tennessee and North & East of Memphis. The candidate filling this role will need to reside in this area. Assist Territory Managers in the district with organizational skills, account strategies, and territory planning. Oversee and manage the performance of assigned Territory Managers. Monitor, analyze, and communicate sales data to contribute to product/service pla...
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Maintains operations by purchasing parts and materials; monitoring inventory; approving invoices; supervising staff.
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Purchases parts and materials by reviewing, verifying, and approving purchase requests; researching options; reviewing bids for adherence to standards; providing information to users regarding quality, costs, and lead times.
Participates in the development of specifications for equipment, products or substitute materials.
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