• Oconto, WI
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: Based on experience
Job ID: 141508


Are you a Purchasing Manager who has strong critical thinking and problem solving skills? Are you a Purchasing Manager who has ERP software knowledge?

Our client is a business in the Oconto, WI area that has been around since the early 1900’s.


As a Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing material planning, scheduling, inventory control as well as warehousing and receiving functions.

  • Analyze supply chain to reduce costs and make buying decisions
  • Manage supplier relationships, negotiate contract terms and conditions
  • Maintain cycle count programs and manage inventory levels
  • Work with Production, Bills of Material and Engineering to coordinate materials for new models and manage the process changes for new parts
  • Lead physical inventory counts
  • Coordinate supply chain adjustments with production schedule changes
  • Manage 3 employees


  • 5+ years of purchasing and/or materials management experience within a manufacturing industry
  • Lean manufacturing knowledge a plus
  • Management experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Materials Management or Business a plus
  • MSWD and Excel skills
  • ERP software knowledge
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Maintain confidential information


  • They are a casual, laid back, yet hard working group to work with
  • Great opportunity with a large and well known company
  • Variety within the position
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • 401(k)


Hours:40 hours per week between the hours of 7:00am-7:00pm. Based on business demands could work 30-50 hours per week. Contact us for additional details.

Length: Direct Hire

Pay for the Purchasing Manager position: Based on experience

Location: Oconto, WI

Job ID: 141508

Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.

Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.