Purchasing Supervisor, Operations

Everglades Direct Windom , MN 56101

Posted 2 weeks ago

Purchasing Supervisor, Operations

Overview

Are you looking for a great career opportunity in a rural community? Do you want to work for an innovative company that will invest in your potential? Welcome to Prime Pork. We create limitless opportunities for passionate individuals. Our growing company is searching for top talent to join our team in the role of Purchasing Supervisor, Operations located in the community of Windom, MN.

We care about our employees and their safety; therefore, we have implemented the following measures to do our part as an essential service employer in fighting COVID-19:

  • Strict precautionary measures to ensure the health of our employees

  • Daily Health Check screening to ensure no one at risk enters the workplace

  • COVID-19 Testing available (if required)

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for all employees

  • Financial support for any employee off due to COVID-19

When you join our team your main responsibilities will include:

  • Planning and replenishing inventory levels efficiently, using purchase order tools

  • Finding solutions to inventory shortages and challenges

  • Analyzing inventory trends to meet business growth

  • Ensuring accuracy of orders received and correcting when necessary

  • Sourcing requisitioned items to support maintenance and production

  • Developing relationships with vendors and suppliers

  • Managing and updating item card information

  • Running reports and smartlists using Great Plains

  • Working closely with other purchasing staff and the procurement team

  • Other duties as assigned

You will be required to have the following qualifications:

  • College diploma or degree in Business Administration (an asset) and/or 3+ years of experience in Procurement

  • Experience with inventory management, purchasing and distribution

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft applications

  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Knowledge of ERP system

  • Process and results oriented

  • Ability to multitask

  • Good negotiating skills

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Analytical capabilities and the ability to optimize

  • Ability to adapt to change in a faced-paced environment

  • Team player and customer service oriented

Benefits

At Comfrey Farm Prime Pork, part of the broader Taylor family of companies, we offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.

We also have rewarding employee referral and retention bonus programs so join our team, refer someone and stay with a great employer and be rewarded!

If you thrive on new experiences and want to be a part of our growing team, apply today!

Your Future starts now!

About our Company

Delivering pork that consistently meets the highest standards for flavor, tenderness, texture, color and juiciness means doing what others can't or won't do. Comfrey Farm Prime Pork is a start-up company with the passion and integrity to discriminately select the best quality hogs, including heritage Durocs for their most scrumptious meat characteristics. Along with that we partner with high-integrity family farmers who pledge to raise these amazing animals with the utmost dedication and care. Finally, we wholly own and operate a new, high-tech plant unlike any other in the U.S. to protect the flavor, color and integrity of our meat, and safely provide for our workforce. Our team shares Glen Taylor's vision for elevating the craft of raising pork the way he remembers it as a child growing up on the family farm in Comfrey, MN. Comfrey Farm is proud to be part of the Taylor family, which consists of 80+ companies including the Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Lynx, and Minnesota Star Tribune. If you want to join this fun, new start up, please contact Angie at 507-303-7562 or angeles.peralta@comfreyfarm.com.

Comfrey Farm Prime Pork is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

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