Buyer

Lewisburg, Tennessee
Multimatic Inc.

Buyer

Location : Multimatic Tennessee, Lewisburg, Tennessee, United States

Posted : April 9th, 2021

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Places orders with vendors, completing required documents including purchase order requisition
  • Tracks all orders that have been placed
  • Completes return material authorization (RMA’s) on MRO items as needed
  • Generates request for quotation (RFQ’s) and Purchase Orders (PO’s)
  • Monitors supplier performance as measured by delivery, price and quality
  • Meets cost savings objectives on purchased material
  • Receives customer’s requirements electronically, by telephone, facsimile or mail. Analyzes requirement
  • Accesses and monitors customers material tracking and rating programs when required
  • Responsible for ensuring that the sales order entry functions are performed
  • Responsible for ensuring that all raw material and purchased parts are requisitioned and delivery dates are established
  • CORE COMPETENCIES :
  • Negotiates
  • Negotiates
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Commodity product and manufacturing expertise
  • Communication and influencing
  • Organizational skills
  • Analytical minded
  • Focused upon continuous Improvement

EDUCATION and / or EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Technology Diploma in Business / Engineering or related field is preferred
  • Preferred enrollment in or completion of Purchasing Managers program, American Purchasing Society, APICS
  • 3 + years of buying / purchasing experience required
  • Manufacturing experience required
  • Tier One automotive metal stamping experience required
  • Functional knowledge of SAP purchasing modules
  • Advanced knowledge of MS-Excel
  • Logical yet imaginative approach to problem solving
  • Budget management expertise
  • Customer focus and awareness
  • Understanding of APQP / FMEA / SPC / MSA / PPAP and IATF-16949
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.

We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.

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