• Location: Toms River, New Jersey
  • Salary: $85000 - $110000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Technology: Dynamics NAV Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 12th Jul, 2019
  • Reference: MP3512019217

Sr. Purchasing Manager - Dynamics NAV - Toms River, NJ

A global manufacturing group is seeking a purchasing and logistics expert to lead a team of buyers and improve procurement and sourcing efforts.

Our client is a well-established market leader who has been in business for over three decades! With a large and expanding catalog, they have become a recognized brand across various markets including healthcare, life sciences, food service, and logistics. The company combines a global supply chain network with innovation in their product line to deliver optimal solutions for manufacturing entities, and have consistently outperformed in helping their customers succeed.

This client is a Dynamics NAV (Navision) end user who heavily relies on their ERP solution within the supply chain team for forecasting, reporting, tracking, and inventory management. As such, they are looking for a candidate with expertise in using NAV ERP software to its fullest potential.

Your New Role:

  • Managing and providing direction to the Purchasing team, including training more junior team members to carry out individual responsibilities at a high level of performance
  • Lead all purchasing functions within the US team and coordinating with international vendors
  • Monitoring the buyers/planners and flow of materials to meet customer requirements
  • Identify paths for increased efficiency and cost cutting measures in the supply chain
  • Utilize NAV ERP to optimize planning and inventory management
  • Develop a long-term strategy for improved procurement functions and long-term best practices
  • Much More!!

Desired Skills:

  • 10+ years in purchasing and procurement
  • Experience with Dynamics NAV (Navision) ERP software
  • Expertise in Sourcing, Vendor Negotiation, Forecasting, Demand Planning, Inventory Control, and Logistics
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Experience with Power BI a plus
  • 5+ years in a team leadership and project management role, preferably with teams larger than 3
  • Excellent negotiation and vendor management skills
  • Team player personality

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive six figure base salary
  • Excellent benefits package and paid time off
  • Casual Fridays
  • Amazing career growth potential
  • Collaborative company culture where individual development is promoted

To apply, please contact Matt Potenza at 212-731-8252 (ext. 3234) and email your resume to m.potenza@nigelfrank.com

Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Dynamics recruitment, advertising more Dynamics NAV jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Microsoft Dynamics market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Dynamics NAV jobs are.