Neenah, WI US Job Location
1645 Bergstrom Rd Neenah, WI 54956 Address
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.
About The Opportunity
Manages all purchasing activities. Receives orders and grants approval for purchases of goods or services. Analyzes changes or new issues in materials and supplies to find ways to reduce costs and improve quality.
Essential to this Position
The Senior Buyer position supporting the Menasha Packaging’s Midwest Regions Procurement Team and will be based in Neenah, WI. This position will be responsible for leading day to day procurement activities, including: vendor/supplier scorecards, cost saving initiatives, direct and indirect spend, and managing the assistants on the team.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
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
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
At least 2 years 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
Leads a small team within procurement
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.
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glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities. Join us and become part of the power behind possible.