Purchasing Manager in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 9/27/2018

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Job Title: Purchasing Manager

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 Manager located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for driving procurement activities and initiatives for multiple manufacturing facilities that include development of strategic vendor relationships, negotiations, site-direct cost savings, and plant support of strategic sourcing initiatives.  You will have the opportunity to:

  • Coordinate procurement activities and initiatives for multiple manufacturing facilities
  • Develop sourcing strategies and building strategic vendor partnerships
  • Site-direct cost savings initiatives
  • Negotiate and draft plant agreements

Ultimately, with the guidance of the Sr. Manager of Procurement Operations, you will work with operations, engineering, strategic sourcing, and vendors to ensure cost competitive pricing and timely delivery of materials and services.  

You will love it here if…

  • You are driven by results
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You are analytic and enjoy solving problems
  • You have outstanding people skills

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree Supply Chain, Business, or related field
  • 8-10 years of prior buying and/or purchasing experience 
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to travel on a limited basis
  • Advanced knowledge of SAP

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or another advanced degree
  • Indirect and capital equipment experience
  • Prior experience in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
  • Previous experience in manufacturing 


Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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     Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

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

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 


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.