The University of St. Thomas is looking for an enthusiastic Purchasing Manager who shares our values and passion for the hospitality industry. Dining Services invites qualified candidates to apply for the Purchasing Manager position to contribute to and be part of our energetic and vibrant operation.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.
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The University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes:
Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Finance & Systems, the Purchasing Manager assists the ADFS in the oversight and management of all purchasing and procurement activities across Dining Services to include both residential and retail operations. Assists with standardizing purchasing processes and tasks for food, equipment and supplies in support of operations using generally accepted purchasing procedures.
This position work with all purchasing agents across campus to standardize procedures, items, and order guides. The primary software utilized in the majority of all procurement is CBORD Foodservice Suite (FSS). This position will work collaboratively with location managers, production staff and the Executive Chef to ensure purchasing agents are efficiently managing daily food/product procurement.
Assists the ADFS in maintaining compliance across all dining locations with the defined procedures and processes for purchasing; strategically sourcing commodities, goods and services to drive cost reductions across retail and residential dining operations. Position also provides key systems support for other dining services applications including but not limited to EventMaster/NetCatering, NetHIMS, and Digital Signage.
HOW TO APPLY
On our Jobs page, follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes uploading a resume and copy/pasting a job specific cover letter.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website if you visit www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer