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Purchasing Supervisor

Purchasing Supervisor

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Wonderful Citrus is seeking a Purchasing Supervisor for its Delano, CA location. Ideal candidate will coordinate activities involved in the procurement of goods and services such as equipment, tools, parts, and supplies for the organization.

Wonderful Citrus is America’s largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus. Our citrus varieties can be found in the produce department of grocery stores across the country under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

To learn more about Wonderful Citrus Company, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.



  • The Purchasing Supervisor will manage a Buyer or team of Buyers and will have a good understanding of company spend categories, as well as Internal Customer requirements.
  • Has ownership of the Procure to Pay process (Requisition to Payment). Reviews requisitions. Manages relationships in a professional manner with internal customers on requirements and suppliers to obtain: product or service information, price, availability, and delivery schedule.
  • Prepares purchase orders and bid requests. Reviews bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority that addresses the best overall value to the company.
  • Looks for ways to reduce or eliminate waste to make processes more efficient.
  • Creates reports for goods and services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories. Addresses defective or unacceptable goods or services to determine root cause and take corrective action with suppliers. Provides input on Supplier Performance for periodic supplier business reviews.
  • Makes certain that purchasing documents are properly completed and the terms and conditions of purchases are appropriate.
  • Works with Accounts Payable in resolving problems.   Addresses month end close out of orders placed.


  • BS/BA in business management or similar course of study (or five or more years of equivalent experience)
  • Have good communication skills and experience supervising others.
  • Experienced and proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint). Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. ERP system experience (Oracle preferred).

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 8,500 employees worldwide. We’ve made Wonderful Pistachios one of America’s top-selling salty snacks. We’ve turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California’s top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world’s largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.