Purchasing Manager

Silgan Containers Corporation Oconomowoc , WI 53066

Posted 1 week ago

Working for Silgan Containers' will be the BEST decision you make!

As a key member of the Purchasing team, you will oversee all purchasing and supplier activities associated with the supply of materials to Silgan's manufacturing plants in North America. As an individual contributor, identify and execute cost reduction strategies while ensuring the purchase and timely delivery of all materials needed for meeting production schedules, maintaining proper inventory levels, monitoring the quality of the products purchased. This position will ideally be based out of Oconomowoc, WI however; we will consider other geographic areas that are in close proximity of other Silgan facilities.

What We Offer:

  • A comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, & life insurance, 401(k) plan with employer match, paid time off, wellness program, tuition reimbursement and more
  • A great corporate culture where you feel like a member of our family - achievements are recognized, acknowledged and celebrated
  • A stable and reliable company with a strong repeat customer base

Job Requirements

What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor degree in a Business or related field

  • 5+ years' experience in procurement, purchasing or supply chain management within the manufacturing industry

  • Exposure to Raw Materials/MRO purchasing

  • Knowledge of cost modeling

  • Knowledge of all areas of procurement, including procurement execution, estimating, expediting, and offsite supplier quality

  • Knowledge of inventory management practices, including ERP inventory control, cycle counting, and reconciliation

Who We Are:

Silgan Containers is the largest provider of metal food packaging in the United States. Trusted by America's most respected brands, our reputation is based on a foundation of quality, excellence and unsurpassed technical expertise. We pride ourselves on being a solution-based partner to our customers and work hard to earn their business every day.


The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.

Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.

Silgan is a drug-free workplace.


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