Procurement Manager
Posted on 9/26/2023
Synapse International

11-50 employees

AI-driven recruitment platform
Company Overview
Synapse is a tech-driven recruitment firm that uses advanced AI technology to streamline the hiring process, significantly reducing the time from requirement to hire. The company excels in recruiting for highly specialized roles, assembling standout global teams with ease, and providing unparalleled communication and presentation of high-quality candidates. Testimonials from clients highlight Synapse's ability to understand their business needs and culture, provide valuable feedback on hiring processes, and deliver highly qualified candidates in a timely manner.

Company Stage


Total Funding





Marina del Rey, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Houston, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Sales & Account Management
Operations & Logistics
  • Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Business, Supply Chain, or a related field
  • 3 to 5 years experience in a Manufacturing Purchasing and/or Production Planning environment
  • Or an experience equivalent to the above-listed education in Manufacturing to meet the responsibilities and job requirements listed
  • Frequently: Standing, Walking, Sitting, Handling, Finger movements, Reaching outward and above the shoulders
  • Occasionally: Sitting, Climbing, Crawling, Bending, Squat/Kneel, Lift/Carry up to 50lbs, Push/Pull 50lbs
  • The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities. Supervisors, as deemed appropriate, may assign additional functions and requirements. This document does not represent a contract of employment, and the Company reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform as the Company may deem appropriate. All employees are expected to perform tasks as assigned by their supervisor, regardless of job title or routine job duties
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge of resource allocation, production methods, and coordination of people and resources
  • Knowledge of forecast, demand planning, and material requirements planning
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods
  • Ability to understand mathematics, i.e., arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications
  • Computer systems such as Microsoft Office, Outlook, Accounting/Buying/Purchasing database systems (JD Edwards and Coupa is a plus), and the ability to manage files and records, create forms, and other office procedures and terminology. Strong knowledge of Excel functionality utilizing VLookups and Pivot Tables. Recommended to have hands-on experience with the MRP system
  • Must have strong communication skills with the ability to communicate verbally, working with vendors, customers, operations, sales, and other departments within the company
  • Ability to compose professional correspondence through e-mail, letters, etc. Ability to read/review contracts to ensure terms/conditions meet the requirements of the company
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and effectively with the Company's Operations team and cross-functional areas