JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY An industrial Manufacturing Company has an immediate opening for a Buyer at its manufacturing facility in Greensboro, NC. This position is a critical link in the supply chain that serves our customers and focuses on all aspects of the supply chain of this division.
The Primary Duties include:
: Manage the performance of assigned suppliers and the development of appropriate programs with those suppliers that allow for the timely delivery of quality products and services in the most efficient and cost beneficial manner.
: Cost and productivity improvements for assigned commodities that encompass quality, transaction price, and inventory turns.
The Primary Requirements include:
: A 4-yearBachelorDegree is required; business, engineering, materials science or related field preferred.
: 3 to 7years of purchasing/supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment is required.
: Advanced computer skills in Word and Excel are required.
: A strong understanding and working knowledge of computerized order, order entry, planning, and inventory systems are also required.
: Otherdesired skills include process management, financial analysis, and negotiations.
: The selected candidate will be confident, adaptable, and engaging while possessing strong communication and conflict resolution skills. The candidate will be able to work both independently and as a part of a team.
: Organizational and strong people skills are also required.