Buyer - Tier One


Ann Arbor, Michigan – Movement Search & Delivery    is working with a 100 year old company with a large footprint in automotive tier-one. Due to their growth, they have several newly created positions for a Buyer.

What you will do: The Buyer is responsible for executing commodity strategy and developing and executing localization and VA/VE strategy. The role manages the supply base, leads multi-discipline projects or teams, supports APQP teams, and interfaces with change project teams. The position requests quotes, evaluates/selects suppliers, negotiates contracts, issues purchase orders, coordinates the purchase of component parts, drives domestic and global sourcing, and audits supplier performance. Additionally, the Buyer achieves cost reduction goals, supports supplier manufacturing feasibility reviews and supplier kickoff meetings, and keeps updates on market conditions, prices and supply trends, purchasing techniques and new products.

What you will need: Bachelor’s Degree. Current experience in an automotive buyer role. Bilingual in Japanese, Chinese, or Thai preferred.

What we offer: Honest and transparent representation to our clients…  it’s what we do.

If you have ALL of the required qualifications for this position and are skeptical about sending in a resume to someone you have never spoken with, give us a call. We try to rise above the recruiting rhetoric by giving our contact information in order to provide you as much information as possible. We go to great lengths to work directly with the hiring managers for the positions we represent so our job descriptions truly reflect the needs of the organization.

Please send your resume and current compensation to:

Greg Giltner
[email protected]
(Yes, this email goes directly to a real person.)
(843) 314-1883