Purchasing Manager

The Job Holder
Irvine, CA, USA
Aug 21, 2019

Client Name

Just Food For Dogs LLC


Buying Manager 


Employment Summary 


Love Dogs? Wild About Cats? We are JustFoodForDogs, a blasting business that makes the world's most beneficial pet nourishment, and we are searching for an educated person, scientific, and critical thinking Director of Purchasing to be a piece of our JFFD group! Answering to the Vice President of Supply Chain, the Director of Purchasing is in charge of the bearing of materials the executives and acquiring capacity. The Director of Purchasing will assess providers, arrange contracts, and oversee buying purchasers to accomplish JustFoodForDogs' short and long haul stock objectives. 


Key Responsibilities 


  • Set up and keep up associations with existing and potential merchants 
  • Build up and keep up execution measurements to meet objective expenses and set up program cost models 
  • Give merchant budgetary announcing investigation specifying class spends, patterns, and markets 
  • Arrange contracts including aberrant administrations and merchandise – guarantees exchange items and administrations are qualified and accessible 
  • Arrange and execute buy requests or seller contracts as expected to help the basic business needs 
  • Build up and bolster the abnormal state of Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) 
  • Report to the board the quantifiable status of advancement and restorative activities in accordance with provider execution 
  • Oversee material stream to protect stock is kept up to the ideal level to help on-time client conveyances while keeping stock possessions at the proper levels 
  • Build up a general merchant base which makes and continues an upper hand, using worldwide market misuse, utilizing spend, and utilizing of advances 
  • Guarantee execution improvement and recuperation plans are created, issued, followed and investigated as required for supply base administration and improvement 
  • Lead item advancement product systems in accordance with corporate activities to improve inventory network efficiencies and diminish the all out expense of store network the board 
  • Deliberately create and execute production network systems covering all items, administrations and provider procedures to convey the greatest worth, influence, and institutionalization 
  • Drive the use of cost models to approve item procedures and to comprehend noteworthy cost drivers 
  • Enhance stock and facilitate the sourcing of new gear 
  • Deal with all exercises that create associations with providers 
  • Guarantee consistency with government administrative necessities (i.e FDA, SBA, minority sourcing, and so forth.) 
  • Different obligations as alloted 





  • Four-year college education required; degree in Business, Supply Chain, or related field liked 
  • 4+ long stretches of dynamic Purchasing knowledge 
  • Task the executive's aptitudes, including the capacity to oversee change 
  • Solid investigative abilities and experience utilizing information to drive upgrades and control costs 
  • Capable in Microsoft Office 
  • Enthusiastic and inspired to have any kind of effect in the wellbeing and lives of mutts and felines 



What our identity is 


Go along with us in the development to guarantee longer and more advantageous lives for mutts and felines: JustFoodForDogs is kicking off something new in the realm of pet sustenance! Vet-created and prescribed, we began preparing our entire nourishment; human-grade, healthfully adjusted dinners in Newport Beach in 2010 and we presently have in excess of 50 areas in LA, Orange County and San Diego with proceeding with development plans with our Petco Partnership. We offer top tier benefits, wellbeing, dental, vision, 401k, Pet Insurance and Employee Discounts on our sustenance and enhancements. Become familiar with what we do at