Procurement & Inventory Manager

Manufacturing Department

Glass Solutions, Inc. is a regional commercial glazing contractor, primarily focusing on exterior facades, tenant improvements and specialty glazing on new, existing and renovated building projects. The GSI mission is to be an elite specialty contractor and trade partner in the construction industry. They emphasize client satisfaction and core company values. In 2019, Glass Solutions, Inc. reached an important milestone celebrating 20 years in business. Additionally, Glass Solutions, Inc. ranked 29th in Glass Magazine’s 2022 Top 50 Contract Glaziers and was also named "Best Company to Work For" in the industry by USGlass Magazine in 2022.

Glass Solutions, Inc. is seeking a Procurement and Inventory Manager who will be primarily responsible for the purchasing of all raw goods and materials needed on a job-by-job basis. As well as the inventory control and management of all said material.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Includes, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for purchasing, inventory management, logistics, and other supply chain functions necessary for manufacturing functionality
  • Lead the development, planning, and implementation of a sourcing and logistics strategy that delivers the best value for company needs.
  • Build and maintain an inventory control process to ensure accuracy of inventory. Inbound and outbound logistics, inventory location and counts, delivery of inventory to manufacturing, etc.
  • Proactively plan and own outbound logistics for finished goods to job sites.
  • Work with project managers to build and own purchasing plan based on project and manufacturing needs.
  • Manage relationships with suppliers to build trust as well as to effectively resolve issues regarding performance, timelines, product quality, delivery, and commitments.
  • Collaborate with vendors on product and pricing trends and forecasts.
  • Maintain and manage appropriate levels of non-project specific material
  • Track price and lead time changes. Communicate with project managers and work to adjust when issues occur.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, operations, engineering, or related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in purchasing and inventory management.
  • Experience with Acumatica a plus.
  • Proven ability to build out these processes from scratch.
  • Excellent organizational, written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team and independently.
  • Ability to problem solve and provide recommendations and solutions to meet customer requirements.
  • Microsoft Office experience.     

                                                                                                                                                                                          

TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit a resume via email to HR@gsichicago.com.

 

 

Glass Solutions, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

 

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