Product Sourcing Buyer - purchase officer

AnyWhere, Worldwide

We are seeking a New Product Sourcing Buyer for our Beirut location. A strategic supply chain position is working directly with the eCommerce Manager to source, design, and implement new product development and launch.
Must perform sourcing and new supplier qualification, both domestic and abroad. Works with suppliers to understand their technical abilities and provide a communication bridge between our Company and the supplier base. Coordinate with Quality Assurance to ensure procured materials and services meet technical, business, and quality requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:
Advanced Excel capabilities, MRP/ERP , ability to analyze data, implement solutions, and create successful business results.
Successful track record of managing vendors while focusing on quality and cost elimination/reduction.
Strong negotiation skills; experience setting up contracts is a plus.
Previous project management experience is a plus.
Previous work in a mid-sized company environment is a plus.

Education and/or Experience:
4-year college degree in Supply Chain Management or closely related field OR 5 - 10 years previous Supply Chain experience.

We thank all candidates for their interest.