Buyer

Recruiter
Premier Brands of America
Location
Mount Vernon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 07, 2016
Closes
Oct 23, 2016
Industry
Software
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Buyer Opportunity for You! Are you motivated and aggressive? Can you see the "big picture" but also focus on the details? Are you looking to be instrumental in enacting real, tangible change within your organization? If so, you may be a perfect fit for us. The Company: Premier Brands of America is a major manufacturer and marketer of private label and branded health & beauty aid products. The company has achieved success for 40 years through a passion for quality, efficiency and innovation. Premier offers more than 100 products in its expanding line to more than 50,000 drug, mass and supermarket locations across North America. The Job: Premier Brands is seeking a Buyer / Planner to assist with the purchasing of all types of raw material inventory, from both domestic sources and from abroad. Key responsibilities: ?? Take responsibility for purchasing a large array of materials, with a focus on packaging materials- from reviewing inventory levels and placing purchase orders to ensuring on time delivery ?? Negotiate with vendors concerning costs, terms, etc. ?? Maintain close relationships with manufacturers and become their primary point of contact ?? Assist in updating inventory management software that keeps all managers of the company up-to-date ?? Visit numerous vendors' factories annually The Candidate: ?? Candidate must be willing to learn and have a desire to become an expert in their field ?? At least a two-year college degree or equivalent is required ?? 2-5 years of Purchasing experience is highly desirable ?? Candidate must be organized; Attention to detail is imperative in this position ?? Strong communication skills, in person, on the telephone, and through email is necessary ?? Must be a team player Location: ?? Premier located in Mount Vernon, NY and is easily commutable via the #2 subway, Metro-North, and by automobile from the entire NY-Metro Area. Compensation: ?? Base salary ?? Highly competitive benefits package ?? Great potential for growth

Company Description:

Premier Brands of America is a major manufacturer and marketer of private label and branded health & beauty aid

products. The company has achieved success for 40 years through a passion for quality, efficiency and innovation.

Premier offers more than 100 products in its ever expanding line to more than 50,000 drug, mass and supermarket

locations across North America.