• location: Grand Rapids, MI
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $16 - $18 per hour

job description


Contract position: We are searching for a Buyer in Grand Rapids to work at a leading manufacturing company. This is a contract position that is expected to last a year and could be longer.

Responsibilities for the Buyer
  • Plan and provide, at minimum costs, the necessary materials to manufacture saleable products.
  • Negotiate for and procure a variety of assigned commodities including those which are a non-standard or of a technical nature.
  • Negotiate prices, terms, delivery, and conditions of purchase from suppliers for a variety of assigned commodities.
  • Implement controls to follow up purchase order, issue change notices, and catalog suppliers' prices and quotations in an efficient manner.
  • Coordinate communication between engineering, operating departments and suppliers.
Requirements for the Buyer

  • Bachelor's Degree is Business or Material Planning is preferred
  • 3+ years of experience as a Buyer/Material Planner

  • Medical, Dental, PTO, etc.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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