Buyer

Buyer

Corporate Brokers | Farmington, MI, US
Salary Range:$67,000 – $84,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 11 days ago

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Description

*Principle Duties and Responsibilities: *
* Responsible for item sourcing, item content, and item maintenance activities through the creation and maintenance of item master records that meet company’s cost saving objectives and quality standards.
* Responsible for supplier selection and management based on customer specific or multi-customer category strategies; establishment of beneficial supplier relationships and managing supplier performance as needed.
* Responsible for the processing and management of purchase orders to the supply base and resolving any issues that arise during the order fulfillment cycle.
* Provide customer requisitioned support as needed including initiating approved customer requisitions, following up on late orders, following up on returns (RMA’s) to make sure proper credit is received, establishing VMI process support or other cost effective ordering/inventory processes, and other approved support activities assigned by company management.

*Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: *
* Strong understanding of purchasing practices and standard purchasing systems.
* Proficient with Microsoft Office tools, with strong skill set using Excel.
* Capable of conducting price and term negotiations.
* Create and maintain positive relationships with customers and suppliers.
* Ability to balance the need to manage supply base proactively and aggressively, while completing daily transactional workload within customer expected timing goals in an effective manner.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: From $21.63 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* No weekends

Experience:
* Purchasing: 1 year (Preferred)
* ERP systems: 1 year (Preferred)
* Sourcing: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%