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Senior Buyer

Job title: Senior Buyer
Contract type: Full-time
Location: San Francisco
Discipline: Retail
Remote: No
Reference: 461658
Contact name: Kimberley Pare

Job description

Our client, a rapidly growing CPG company, is looking for a Sr. Buyer to join their team!

The Buyer will actively foster relationships with suppliers, ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of materials, and drive cost savings through operational improvements, pricing initiatives, and regular RFPs.


  • Ensure timely and cost-effective material delivery for production.
  • Drive cost savings through operational efficiencies and regular RFPs.
  • Collaborate with production teams to avoid bottlenecks.
  • Implement supplier performance management, including quarterly reviews.
  • Lead category management projects for optimized purchasing.
  • Manage excess materials efficiently.
  • Provide cost analysis and review cost reduction activities.
  • Review and approve invoicing and bill of lading before payment.
  • Proactively resolve price, quality, delivery, or invoice issues with suppliers.


  • 4+ years of procurement and supply chain experience.
  • Ability to build and maintain supplier relationships.
  • Experience in the consumer goods/beverage and manufacturing industry.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, interpersonal, and influencing skills.
  • Strong analytical skills, particularly in Excel.
  • Experience with ERP systems (NetSuite preferred).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite products and Google Drive.
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel

*Must be willing to work onsite in Fairfield, CA (5x/week II flexible as these come up).

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