Tier One Buyer

Troy, Michigan – Movement Search & Delivery   www.movementsearch.com   is working with a national supplier of automotive interiors. Due to their recent growth, the company has recently opened a position for a Buyer.

What you will do: The Buyer is responsible for managing all aspects of supply chain and delivering the best level of TCO (Total Cost of Ownership). The role develops and executes commodity strategies for the assigned commodities, enhances purchasing expertise and knowledge of the local and global market trends, and pursues systematic TCO reductions and value enhancements for the assigned commodities. The position tracks KPI’s and deliver reports as assigned, executes comprehensive RFQ processes, and supports functional users in a timely manner while minimizing the risk and maximizing the value. Additionally, the Buyer develops strategic supply sources for the assigned commodities, manages relationships with all suppliers, resolves supplier issues and optimizes suppliers’ performance.

What you will need: Bachelor’s Degree. Experience in supply chain/procurement. Significant expertise in procurement of Indirect Materials and Services. Solid knowledge of cost drivers and supply base for the assigned commodities. Significant expertise in legal contract negotiations and risk management. Experience in managing Packaging commodity. Ability to interpret blue prints and technical drawings. Experience with Plex ERP systems is a plus.

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:

Pierce Buster
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