Purchasing Coordinator - Aluminum & Indirect in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Job Title: Purchasing Coordinator - Aluminum & Indirect

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team!  We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Purchasing Coordinator - Aluminum & Indirect located at our location in Lake Forest,IL.

Your Role:

As a Purchasing Coordinator, you will have the opportunity to drive procurement activities that include PO creation and management, pricing management, and RFQ/bid activity in support of the sourcing and procurement operations.  This role will be directly responsible for procurement of packaging, capital equipment, and indirect materials and services purchases for multiple manufacturing sites.  Under the guidance of the Purchasing Coordinator Supervisor, this individual will work with operations, sourcing, procurement, and vendors to ensure timely delivery and most competitive price on purchased items as well as process excellence in the procure to pay process.  This individual has the ability to multi-task, is results driven and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment You will have the opportunity to:

  • Responsible for daily management of purchase orders for multiple manufacturing sites. Includes, but is not limited to entering/updating purchase orders, maintaining pricing and ensuring on-time delivery of materials/services
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate payment terms
  • Centralized point of contact for vendors and plants under your responsibility
  • Works to continually improve processes and performance
  • Support vendor transitions, as necessary

Ultimately, you will impact the company by driving procurement activities, ensuring that we get the most competitive price on purchased items, and guaranteeing excellence in the procure to pay process.

You will love it here if…

  • You pay great attention to details
  • You can successfully juggle multiple tasks at once
  • You are independent but also work well with a team
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment

We need you to have:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years of related experience
  • Excellent capabilities in Microsoft Office, including Excel and Outlook
  • Desire to learn and improve through training both inside and outside the company
  • Ability to work effectively with limited direction

Icing on the cake:

  • College or technical college coursework completed
  • Direct experience with manufacturing plants and plant purchasing
  • Knowledge of ERP systems, preferably SAP


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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.


For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.