Buyer I - #689827


Date: 1 week ago

City: Provo, Utah

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Elevate Health Sciences

Elevate is a leader in the nutritional supplement industry and an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a work atmosphere that produces a culture of doing good in the world while creating opportunities for personal and professional growth and development. We are looking for a hardworking, positive Buyer who wants to be an essential part of a growing team! We welcome you to Join our Team and be a Force for Good!

Time: 40 hours/week

Employment Type: Full-time

Shift: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Pay: Depends on Experience

Start Date: ASAP

A brief overview of the Position:

Our company is growing rapidly, and we are searching for another buyer to help maintain our growth. As a buyer, you will be responsible for the sourcing and purchasing of raw materials to keep the production facility moving. This is a fast-paced, busy environment with constantly changing scenarios and situations. We are hoping for someone who has previous buying experience that is able to come in and hit the ground running but we are willing to train the right candidate

Work Objectives:

  • Manage day-to-day purchasing activities for all packaging materials

  • Manage Pilot raw materials and ensure on-time delivery for R&D

  • Maintaining a just-in-time inventory

  • Negotiate costs with vendors to obtain the best price and delivery date

  • Build partnerships with vendors to ensure a win-win for both parties

  • Purchase Order closeout and purge

  • Perform item maintenance in ERP and other clerical duties as assigned

  • Work with Material handler and warehouse to identify raw material shortages

  • Work with the warehouse to ensure proper documentation is received in the warehouse for packaging to be received in

  • Key metrics will include On Time Delivery, Quality, Inventory Turns, and Cost Savings

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong time management skills that require little supervision

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with changing priorities

  • Must work well in a team environment

  • Must be proficient in MS Office Suite

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of buying experience minimum

  • 1-2 years of buying in the Nutraceutical/Supplement industry preferred

Our Benefits & Perks:

You will be part of an engaged, inclusive, global community that values family, giving back, beauty, and sustainability. We offer competitive benefits to eligible employees with comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage; supplemental life, voluntary short-term, and disability insurance; free access to therapists; a health savings account and 401k. You'll also be empowered to prioritize what's important to you through our vacation policy.

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