Senior Buyer - Remote Opportunity

The Senior Buyer will manage the flow of beverage raw materials from initial sourcing to on-time delivery. The Senior Buyer is responsible for developing relationships with all key suppliers highlighted in the yearly critical supply strategy, and for developing the innovation pipeline for new raw and packaging materials to ensure our existing and future customers always have visibility to, and ability to acquire their critical supplies to execute against their growth strategies.

BevSource offers workplace flexibility, whether that is working fully remote, in the office, or a hybrid model.

A DAY IN THE LIFE:

  • Source beverage raw materials 
  • Negotiate and receive pricing
  • Prepare quotes to customer
  • Research new vendor opportunities
  • Obtain product information, data, and miscellaneous certifications
  • Process beverage ingredient sample requests
  • Create and process purchase orders and submit to vendors
  • Complete daily follow up with vendors and customers
  • Troubleshoot through issues as needed
  • Work with customer service team to organize and track deliveries
  • Receive and process vendor invoices

YOU HAVE: 

  • Bachelor's degree Project Management, Business Administration, Supply-Chain Management, or related field
  • 3-6 years minimum experience in purchasing/procurement
  • Proven self-starter committed to the delivery of quality products and building long term profitable relationships internally and externally
  • Strong MRP/ERP software skills/understanding
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Excel, mathematical, and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with a sense of urgency in a fast-paced environment
  • Energetic and enthusiastic with a willingness to learn and grow within the company
  • Willingness and flexibility to travel up to 15% of the time and the ability to work nights and weekends when traveling

NICE IF YOU HAVE:

  • Experience in food and beverage industry or consumer packaged goods preferred
  • Effective organizational skills to coordinate multiple projects in a fast-faced environment
  • Customer service driven with strong interpersonal and communication skills

WHY YOU’LL LOVE BEING ON OUR TEAM:

  • A people focused virtual culture united by our shared core values and drive towards a united and transparent vision.
  • A fast-growing company that embraces change with opportunities to learn, grow, and participate in continuous process improvement. Publicly recognized and named Inc Magazine’s 2250 fasted growing companies. Janet Johanson was named Entrepreneur of the Year for the 2021 Heartland Award winner. Becky DuLac was named 2019 CFO of the Year Honoree.
  • Having a voice. We provide empowerment and influence to all our team members.
  • We continue to build a diverse and inclusive environment that encourages, celebrates, and welcomes the diverse perspectives of our employees which promotes our innovation and creativity within One BevSource.
  • At BevSource it isn’t about fitting into our culture it’s about adding to it and we can’t wait to see what you’ll bring
  • Opportunity to build deep, meaningful, and lasting (we call it RAVING!) relationships with colleagues and industry partners.
  • Rich benefits including affordable medical insurance with fitness reimbursement, 3.5% 401(k) match, paid time off, summer hours, and flexible work hours.

Disclaimer:
If you were excited by any portion of this description but may not think you meet every qualification, that is okay! Don’t disqualify yourself because our team would still love the opportunity to get to know you better. BevSource is all about growth and development!

To Apply: Please email your resume to resume@bevsource.com. Video cover letters are strongly encouraged.