GEA Galesville, WI, USA
Responsibilities / Tasks Evaluate and maintain priorities, responding to requisitions submitted to the Purchasing Department relative to assigned commodities. Must be able to effectively manage multiple tasks. Perpetuate and attitude of service and professionalism, which is essential to generate and maintain an atmosphere of cooperation and respect between departments outside the company. Select suppliers based on published departmental guidelines and general knowledge of vendor capabilities and performance histories. Issues purchase orders while at the same time making sure goods and supplies arrive correctly, on time and at the lowest price. Assure all assigned commodities are routinely quoted. Negotiate price reductions from active suppliers and assure adjustments are held to a minimum to ensure maximum value is received. Negotiate the return of defective, obsolete, and excess goods and obtain maximum return for the company. Analyze cost trends through...
Procurement / Sourcing