MetoKote Corporation, the world's leader in advanced coating applications, has an immediate opening for an experienced Purchasing Manager. In this role, the Purchasing Manager will be responsible for the procurement of commodities through the development and implementation of strategic plans, as well as management of the supplier relationship. Additional responsibilities include forecasting procurement needs, developing a system to evaluate vendor quotations that utilizes appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques, and preparing /approving purchase orders. A Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 3 – 5 years of purchasing experience is required. Must be willing to travel to our corporate headquarters in Lima, Ohio frequently. Competitive salary and benefit package offered.