Purchasing Manager
Bunzl - New York, NY

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Bunzl Distribution

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An international distribution and outsourcing group headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. We supply a wide range of over 250,000 different supply items to food processor, supermarkets, the non-food retail industry, convenience stores and other users.

Bunzl Distribution owns and operates more than 85 warehouses serving all 50 states, Puerto Rico, as well as Canada, the Caribbean and all of Mexico. In North America, we employ over 3,500 plus employees and sales are in excess of $5 billion annually. Below is an outline of the various business segments in North America.

R3 (Redistribution) - R3 is a business segment that delivers the best, most efficient solutions to support the growth and profitability of our business customers. The markets serviced by R3 include foodservice (serving restaurants, hotels and airlines), janitorial/sanitation, industrial/safety and medical/surgical distributors.

Processor - Bunzl's Processor Division provides the protein and food processing industry with an extensive array of maintenance, operating, and employee supplies. We stock more than 25,000 food processing and plant operating items to help our customers meet their business needs.

Retail - Bunzl Distribution provides outsourcing services and distribution to some of North America's leading retailers. We primarily provide store operating supplies like boxes and wrap, as well as retail carry-out bags and other goods for resale.

Convenience Store - Bunzl is a leading provider of operating supplies and retail goods to convenience store wholesalers and retailers. We offer more than 3,000 products to this market, including paper products, soap, and sanitation and cleaning supplies.

Safety - R3 Safety is America's only true logistics redistributor of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) products. We provide service to distributors in the construction, industrial, hardware, jan/san, rental, electrical, safety and welding markets throughout the United States and Canada.

Janitorial/Sanitation - Bunzl is a leading distributor of janitorial/sanitation products selling a general housekeeping line, laundry items, floor equipment, soaps, chemicals and equipment servicing healthcare facilities, retail companies, and miscellaneous commercial industries.

Responsibilities:
Maintain current customer and vendor relationships

Control the number of inventory turns to meet budget guidelines

Control the 120 Day inventory to meet budget guideliens

Maintain preferred vendor emphasis

Maintain leadership, training and development of purchasing department efforts, including the management of purchasing agents

Negotiate vendor pricing/terms/promotions-programs

Communicate and coordinate with internal staff (Sales, Customer Service, Warehouse, Accounting) to maximize customer satisfaction

Maintain price changes in the AS400 system

Other duties as assigned

Requirements

High school diploma is required. Bachelor's degree preferred

5+ years experience in purchasing or relevant business experience is required; preferably in a distribution environment

Minimum of 1 year previous supervisory experience

Must possess executive level communication skills with proficient PC skills to include Microsoft Office

Must possess strong planning, organizational and time management skills, as well as strong analytical problem solving skills

Must be able to multi-task with the ability to change direction quickly and often

Must possess excellent negotiating skills

AS400 experience is highly preferred

Bunzl Distribution offers competitive salaries, a comfortable work environment, and a full range of benefits including a 401k with a company match.

Bunzl Distribution has a tradition of commitment to equal employment opportunity. It is the established policy to attract and retain the best qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status as provided by law.

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