Purchasing Manager jobs in Meridian, MS

Purchasing Manager manages all purchasing activities and establishes strategic purchasing processes and procedures. Maintains relationship with vendors or suppliers and negotiates contracts for major purchases. Being a Purchasing Manager evaluates and analyzes purchasing trend and price trend to identify forecasting demand and minimize purchasing costs. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Purchasing Manager typically reports to a senior manager. The Purchasing Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Purchasing Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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19 Purchasing Manager jobs found in Meridian, MS area

Meridian is the sixth largest city in the state of Mississippi, United States. It is the county seat of Lauderdale County and the principal city of the Meridian, Mississippi Micropolitan Statistical Area. Along major highways, the city is 93 mi (150 km) east of Jackson, Mississippi; 154 mi (248 km) southwest of Birmingham, Alabama; 202 mi (325 km) northeast of New Orleans, Louisiana; and 231 mi (372 km) southeast of Memphis, Tennessee. Established in 1860, at the junction of the Mobile and Ohio Railroad and Southern Railway of Mississippi, Meridian built an economy based on the railways and go...
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Income Estimation for Purchasing Manager jobs
$96,449 to $131,828
Meridian, Mississippi area prices
were up 1.2% from a year ago

Purchasing Manager in Addison, IL
Manage a team with focus on customer service, policy and strategy implementation.
November 23, 2019
Manage the day-to-day purchasing activities, provide leadership and on-going training for team.
March 18, 2020
Manage relationships with suppliers, vendors, or sub-contractors to ensure the organization receives satisfactory standards of service.
March 20, 2020