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ReChaco Buyer

ReChaco Buyer

Brand/Group 
Chaco
Job Locations 
US-MI-Rockford
Job Function 
Purchasing
Min. Exp.(Yrs) 
2
Type 
Full Time

More information about this job

Overview

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Wolverine Worldwide is a global marketer of branded footwear, apparel, and accessories. With an established global footprint that spans approximately 200 countries and territories, as well as a rock-solid infrastructure, Wolverine Worldwide is dedicated to advancing the following brands that comprise the ever-expanding portfolio: Bates, Chaco, Cat Footwear, Harley Davidson Footwear, Hush Puppies, Keds, Merrell, Saucony, Sperry, and Wolverine. Wolverine Worldwide's continued success is driven by our ability to stay true to our simple mission: we empower, engage and inspire our consumers-- every step of the way.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

Selects and purchases raw materials to provide a continuous supply of raw materials to meet production needs, while keeping inventories at an efficient level.

Responsibilities

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Procures materials as required in recognition of various market places, production schedules, conditions and other variables.
  • Expedites shipping and delivery of materials and machinery as required.
  • Monitors all inventory levels to allow for optimum service with minimum investment to insure uninterrupted production and achieve corporate goals regarding inventory turn.
  • Monitor and document delivery commitments from suppliers to maintain lower inventory levels and cost savings.
  • Insures products are sourced with reliable, quality conscience and competitive suppliers.
  • Conducts suppliers visits to evaluate and monitor quality, capacity and suitability
  • Maintains the integrity of utilized reports and records as related to the material requirements planning system.
  • Performing duties consistent with the Company’s AAP/EEO goals and policies.
  • Performing other duties as required/assigned by manager.

Qualifications

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 2+ years of experience in buying or a related field.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong attention for details.
  • Possess a sound understanding and proven application of purchasing techniques.


Committed to a diverse workforce, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled).