• location: Troy, IL
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $20 - $22 per hour
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job description


Contract position: We are searching for a Buyer in Troy, IL to work at a leading manufacturing company. This is a contract position expected to last about 5 months and could be longer.

Responsibilities for the Buyer
  • Responsible for supplier selection, negotiation, purchase order placement and follow-up for assigned commodities.
  • Managing inventory mix and volume for his/her assigned commodities to meet or exceed customer service and inventory efficiency targets.
  • Plan, release and revise purchase orders in response to demand signals via MRP, kanban, requisition or other means.
  • Confirm scheduled receipts to ensure on time delivery to meet operational requirements.
  • Monitor supplier performance using the supplier scorecard as a tool to drive continuous improvement in quality, delivery and cost.
Requirements for the Buyer

  • Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, business or related field
  • 1+ year of Buying experience within a manufacturing environment
  • ISM CPSM certification is preferred
  • Lean supply chain management experience a plus

  • 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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