Buyer

Hudson, OH | Full-time

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Buyer
Location: Hudson, OH
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000 + Bonus
Benefits: Fully-paid Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Sponsorship not available for this role

Buyer Description

Our client in the manufacturing industry is looking for a Buyer to add to their team in Hudson, OH. You will be responsible for purchasing products for a tire, rubber and plastic machinery manufacturer. Our client is looking for someone with prior machinist experience and either the previous purchasing experience or the business acumen to easily step into this role and get trained. To be successful in this role, you must be able to multitask, be a clear communicator and be flexible to keep up with the fast-paced environment. This is a great opportunity to join a stable company with growth opportunity.

Buyer Responsibilities

• Manage procurement and supply chain
• Adhere to company procurement policies and strategies
• Assume a leadership role in the development of others within and outside the department
• Work with staff and suppliers to discuss issues and determine corrective action
• Evaluate and monitor contract performance to ensure compliance
• Manage supplier relationships
• Evaluate potential new products, services and prices
• Monitor shipments and resolves issues
• Negotiate and administer contracts with suppliers
• Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, and review requisitions

Buyer Qualifications

• 5 + years of manufacturing industry experience required
• Machinist experience required
• ERP software experience required
• Purchasing or project management experience strongly preferred
• Hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical system experience a plus
• Remote work experience a plus