Buyer

$34,805 - $105,917 yearly
  • Shotwell
  • Shelby Township, MI, USA
  • Oct 11, 2022
Full time Automotive

Job Description

Directs the purchasing of assigned commodities to ensure an uninterrupted supply at optimum cost and quality. Creates long term vendor relationships that lead to optimal price reductions, best in class quality, and on-time delivery performance.

  • Responsible for supplier sourcing decisions with regards to raw materials and/or components.
  • Negotiating long-term and short-term supply agreements. Apply global purchasing systems and procedures throughout organization.
  • Identify and drive cost save opportunities.
  • Initiate actions to manage and control the number of external suppliers.
  • Monitor industry trends for key commodities.
  • Monthly reporting on Purchasing KPI's
  • Management reports and other reporting functions as required.
  • 2-5 years direct buying experience in a high volume mass production environment.
  • Excellent negotiation skills. Work independently and participate as a member of cross-functional teams.
  • Strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and MRP Systems.
  • Employee must have the ability to lift up to 35 pounds.
  • Employee will be required to work in an office environment, however, may be required to walk manufacturing or warehouse areas.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $34,805.00 - $105,917.00 per year