Outstanding Supply Chain Opportunity
King & Prince Seafood is seeking talented and motivated candidates for a key Procurement Associate role to grow and thrive with top professionals in the seafood industry. Come join us in providing innovative seafood solutions to the foodservice customer!
What you will do:
The Procurement Associate develops and executes strategic sourcing and purchasing plans to ensure profitability, optimize manufacturing operations, and consistently meet customer expectations. This position understands and leverages the relevant supply markets and applies data-driven sourcing practices to achieve the best total value. Key responsibilities for this Brunswick, Georgia-based position include managing the procurement and sourcing process for protein raw materials, packaging, and ingredients, maintaining effective international supply networks, fostering partnerships with key suppliers, and optimizing pricing, quality, and reliability of supply over the long term. The successful incumbent will also effectively manage inventory levels and supplier delivery schedules, administer purchasing contracts, and lead cross-functional process improvement initiatives.
What you will need:
• B.S./B.A. degree in Business, Supply Chain or related field.
• 2-5 years purchasing and procurement experience, protein procurement preferred
• Sound knowledge of strategic sourcing concepts and methods
• Excellent negotiation skills
• Strong analytical skills and financial acumen
• Proficiency in MS Office especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
• Exposure to ERP order to cash systems and MRP planning systems is preferred
• Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
• Willingness to travel internationally as business needs require (minimum 25%)
• Effective communicate and presentation skills
What we offer:
King & Prince Seafood offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits including profit sharing, health/dental/vision coverage, life and disability insurance, paid vacation and holidays, tuition reimbursement, 401(k) plan with employer contribution, and wellness programs. Relocation assistance is available.
How to apply:
If you are interested and qualified, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Who we are:
King & Prince Seafood is a premier producer of value-added and sustainable seafood products with manufacturing facilities in Redmond and Bellingham, WA, and Brunswick, GA. For over 75 years, our team of talented professionals has been delivering the highest quality seafood products to restaurant operators and foodservice distributors throughout North America. Adopting the Global Standard for Food Safety, the benchmark for best practices in the food industry, we have consistently received the highest grades for our company’s food safety and quality systems in our three facilities. As part of Nissui, the second-largest seafood company in the world, we aim to attract the best and the brightest people for our organization by offering competitive pay and benefits, exceptional opportunities for career growth, and a work environment committed to Safety, Quality, Engagement, Fairness, and Teamwork.
APPLICATION DEADLINE MAY 15, 2021