Employment Type: Direct
Job Location: Orchard Park, NY 14127-2293
Sr. Buyer – Direct Hire – Buffalo, NY
Our client landed a multi-million dollar contract to supply specialty parts in a major manufacturing operation…you can play an important role in this growth initiative. We are seeking a Senior Buyer to join the Supply Chain team in a strategic procurement role of a Global Manufacturing operation. Vendor sourcing, vendor contacts and vendor contract experience is required. Material sourcing and costing experience is also required. There will be a fair amount of materials needed for specialty machining work including lathes and mills. Therefore, knowledge of capabilities of machining suppliers and parts is critical. Our client will consider hiring a Sr. Buyer from any complex industrial manufacturing operation or machine shop, but would prefer a Sr. Buyer with experience in a manufacturer who has machining as a significant part of its operation. This includes knowledge of machining raw materials including bar stock etc. Experience sourcing from Domestic and Foreign suppliers is preferred. Experience purchasing for new product design and development is preferred. This would include work with the Engineering department, understand materials and technical specifications, and blue print or Engineering documents understanding.
This is an opportunity to get onto an established team at a time of new growth and add value in order to grow and take on greater responsibility.
- Senior Buyer
- Purchasing Manager
- Supply Chain