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Purchasing Buyer

AISIN Manufacturing Illinois Herrin, IL

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

JOB TITLE: PURCHASING BUYER

POSITIONS: 2 (1- RESIN COMPONENTS/1-BUYER PROJECT)

DEPARTMENT: PURCHASING

REPORTS TO: ASSISTANT MANAGER, PURCHASING


General Summary

Perform detailed and complex job functions (ie. normal course of business activities). Investigate and recommend ways to improve efficiencies of daily job activities.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities

Assist Purchasing agents in the completion of the following:

  • Locate and develop sources of supply for materials and interview prospective suppliers
  • Determine lead time, current market conditions, price, and technical capabilities
  • Analyze quotations and pricing
  • Evaluate new supplier performance and information
  • Monitor invoicing for variances and suppliers for performance
  • Survey supplier facilities
  • Research and develop cost reductions
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned in order to ensure achievement of section, department, or company plan

Skills & Abilities Required

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills for internal and external contacts
  • Ability to create effective memos and letters
  • Capable of analyzing quotations, developing budgets, and understanding cost impact
  • Ability to comprehend technical and business correspondence
  • Ability to analyze manufacturing processes and blueprints
  • Strong computer skills and ability to create graphs, spreadsheets, and charts
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Minimum Level of Preparation & Training Required

  • A High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • A Bachelor's degree or related work experience is preferred

AISIN Manufacturing Illinois

Address

Herrin, IL
USA

Industry

Business

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