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Buyer / Senior Buyer for World Class Manufacturer

Company:
Austin Allen Company, LLC 5079
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Salary:
$55,000 - $80,000 +Benefits & Paid Relocation
Posted:
August 23, 2019
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Description:

Buyer – World Class Manufacturer – Globally Known Products

Salary: $55,000 - $80,000 Range Plus Excellent Benefits & Relocation Package

State of the art manufacturer has an opportunity for you as an experienced Buyer – a highly visible position giving you good advancement opportunities. The Buyer is responsible for the procurement of assigned commodities at the plant. This company has been in a steady pattern of growth.

This buyer position will:

• Act as business contact for most of the suppliers

• Identify and develop preferred suppliers

• Set objectives for cost reduction and lead related projects

• Identify the most competitive source of supply

• Identify innovative methods of procurement and ensure early supplier involvement

• Conduct high-level analysis of market forecasts and trends affecting commodity

• Maintain up-to-date knowledge of regional and global economic conditions and business situations that impact materials within assigned commodities

• Create supply agreements and purchase orders in cooperation with the Purchasing Manager

• Verify orders are meeting material deadlines

• Conduct business review meetings with supplier

The ideal candidate would have at least three years of purchasing / buying in a manufacturing environment. Good project management skills, and strong negotiating skills with the ability to work in a genuine team environment.

Located in a Major Southern Metro other in a Medium sized southern community.

Requirements for the Buyer position:

• Bachelor’s degree

• Minimum three years Buyer work experience in Manufacturing.

• Demonstrated competence in market analysis, negotiating skills and assessing vendors

• Professional interpersonal verbal and written communication skills required

• Ability to work in a team setting.

TO APPLY: Email resumes to dennis@austinallen.com OR dennisATaustinallenDOTcom in MS Word or PDF (please remove the capital letters and replace with proper symbols). **Resumes sent with a link to an online resume or a video resume will not be considered. ** All Interview, relocation, & fee expenses paid by companies. Excellent compensation packages, benefits, perks, and generous relocation packages.

Some Facts You Should Know About Austin-Allen Company...

*Successfully recruiting professionals since 1973.

*One of the most successful firms in the U.S. We consistently rank in the top percentile of a large national network of Technical Recruiters.

*Many of our staff are national award winning consultants with years’ experience and are C.P.C.’s (Certified Personnel Consultants).

Areas of Specialization...

* Engineering * Six Sigma Black Belts * Accounting * Distribution * Human Resources

* Materials / Purchasing * Quality Engineers & Managers * Manufacturing Management

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