Buyer-Purchaser- Food Manufacturing/Packing Industry



Job Description:My Client a Food manufacturing company is looking for a Buyer Planner. An ideal candidate must have recent experience in food manufacturing industry. QUALIFICATIONSCollege education with 2+ years Buying experience, preferably in the packaging or spice industrySCMP certification an assetUnderstanding of product costingFood industry experience preferred.Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from all stakeholdersStrong negotiation and communication skillsStrong organizational and planning skillsExcellent computer skills ACCOUNTABILITYNegotiate Supply Contracts for materials and services (non-meat)Prepare Supply Contracts and purchase orders (meat)Accountable for managing annual buys for Ingredients and PackagingWork with the Sales and Operations teams at both facilities to ensure the planned supplies for the short- and long-term scheduleERP- Data ManagementQuota applications/ reconciliationsManage annual Beef / Chicken Quota ApplicationsManage yearly CAB ReconciliationNegotiate Transportation and freightWarehouse and Freight invoice validationCarrier and Warehouse claim administrationComplete yearly USMCA (NAFTA) renewalIdentify and implement Cost Saving OpportunitiesExecute RFP’s and Benchmarking exercises in all purchasing categories as requiredNegotiate Transportation and freightSQF and HACCP accountabilitiesAccountable for seeking continuous improvement to our programs and proceduresAccountable for ensuring there is coverage for planned and unplanned absences which could compromise our policies, procedures and programs Company Description:Fuze HR Solutions Inc is proud to be a fully Canadian owned company that has been servicing the recruitment and staffing industry since our inception in 2006. Fuze HR has established itself as a niche recruitment firm specializing in Information Technology, Supply Chain & Logistics, Industrial & Skilled Trades, Clerical & Administration, Finance & Accounting and Sales & Marketing for all levels within an organization from senior to administrative.
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