Procurement Coordinator

Land O' Lakes Richmond , VA 23234

Posted 3 months ago

Imagine what you can do at Land O'Lakes. Our growth relies on extraordinary talent and boundless thinkers who are always looking for a better way and believe anything is possible. Like you, innovation and technology drive us.

At Land O'Lakes, you will also be part of a community with creative doers and dreamers, who want to make a difference. We work together combining our global perspective and direct access to the source to create practical, new solutions to meet agriculture's toughest challenges.

Join the team at any Land O'Lakes location or with one of our retail-owners and you'll sense the optimism, honesty and innovation that goes into everything we do. Together, we strive to feed human progress.

Job Posting Title:

Procurement Coordinator

Job Description:

Do you enjoy being the "Go To" person"? Is multi-tasking and making-things-happen your passion? If so, you may enjoy being a Procurement Coordinator in our Purina Animal Nutrition manufacturing plant.

  • Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.

  • Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery.

  • Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department.

  • Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.

  • Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.

  • Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation.

  • Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents.

  • Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

  • Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Experience/Education (Required):

  • Associate degree in Business, Accounting or related field and 2 + years of procurement experience within a manufacturing operation.

  • Computer skills including Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Competencies-Skills (Required):

  • Ability to be pro-active and work both independently and collaboratively, while supporting multiple team members.

  • Must have a process-improvement mindset.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills - keeping team members updated on status of requests.

  • Ability to work under pressure to meet multiple deadlines and changing priorities.

Hours: 7:00 4:00, can be flexible.

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including pre- and post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

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