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Assistant Purchasing Manager

By October 6, 2022No Comments

Top Gun Staffing Inc is currently seeking an Assistant Purchasing Manager for a Global Manufacturer located in Battle Creek, MI. If you are looking for a company that fosters Innovation and partnership, then this is the opportunity for you! Qualified Candidates will provide purchasing support to various departments ensuring timely completion of projects.



  • Overall supervision of the Purchasing department with a focus on Supplier Materials and Crib Processes.
  • Carry out purchasing programs to ensure the quality of materials, parts are acquired at low cost with speedy delivery.
  • Maintain a viable list of suppliers by sourcing and selecting vendors while analyzing quotes and awarding appropriate purchase orders
  • Develop Specifications for products purchased and ensure Client specifications are adhered to by suppliers
  • Expedite delivery of purchased materials, adjust and settle complaints and approve invoices for payment while ensuring quality products are being delivered
  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with internal partners, plant managers, and associates
  • Immediately address any safety hazards to appropriate leadership
  • Work with Health, safety and EHS Coordinator to ensure new materials are safe for employees and consumers.
  • Continuously work improve to CMS systems
  • Ensure stock is kept up to date and obsolete materials are appropriately removed from inventory


  • BA Degree preferably in Finance
  • 6+ years experience within a logistics/Materials production control environment
  • Strong Computer skills including knowledge of MRP Systems
  • Ability to work in every changing environments