Purchasing Specialist

Job Location

York, PA US

Address

30 Grumbacher Rd (York), PA 17406

Job Category

Purchasing/Pricing

ABOUT US (AND OUR EXCITING FUTURE)

Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.



Shift Requirements

1st Shift
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
Responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors. Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.

 

Essential to this Position
  • Analyzes changes or new issues in materials and supplies to find ways to reduce costs and improve quality.

  • Executes procurement strategies to assure company objectives in the areas of cost, profitability, productivity, quality, customer service, and sustainability
  • Executes tactical procurement activities of assigned location(s) including interacting with vendors, verifying specifications and pricing, creating purchase orders, monitoring order status, and resolution of non-compliance
  • Ensures compliance with national supplier agreements
  • Supports cost savings initiatives to drive operational excellence
  • Administers annual assigned scorecard initiatives and monitors performance through forecasting and/or other company reports
  • Ensures compliance to Menasha’s Supplier Code of Conduct
  • Maintains industry, professional and technical knowledge by networking, attending industry events, and reviewing professional publications
Education / Certifications
Education Required
Bachelor’s Degree
Education Desired
Bachelor’s Degree
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
Some relevant experience required.
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Knowledge of the major responsibilities, accountabilities, and organization of the functions responsible for procurement of materials, components, equipment and services
  • Knowledge of practices and procedures for procurement of materials, components, equipment and services
  • Knowledge of methods, tools and documentation of evaluating, selecting and certifying suppliers and part
  • Knowledge of process and practices for managing a variety of contractual agreements
  • Knowledge of the contractual and legal matters related to expenditures (consulting services, maintenance, agreements, hardware and software acquisitions, outsourcing, etc.)
  • Knowledge of tools, processes and practices for purchasing goods and services via electronic links to suppliers and partners
Additional Requirements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging (www.menasha.com) where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation (www.orbiscorporation.com), a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation (www.menashacorporation.com), one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.


You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report at  http://www.insightdigital.biz/i/1272161-2020-social-responsibility-report/0.

Click here to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities.


Join us and become part of the power behind possible.