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Senior Buyer - Relocation to Fitchburg, WI

Arch Advisory Group
Salem, OR
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Be valued as an individual! We are a family-owned company (our products are probably in your house!) where talent and hard work are recognized and rewarded, people work as a team, and everyone is guided by a clear vision: to create the world’s most innovative refrigeration and cooking appliances. We are proud of what we do, and who we are.
Icons of design and paragons of performance, we are the refrigeration, cooking, and dishwashing specialists found in the world’s most luxurious homes. We are dedicated to helping you create the functional, flexible, and beautiful kitchen of your dreams.

This role will require only 2 days in the office.

NOTE: this role is not with Arch Advisory Group, but rather one of their premier clients.
  • Select, qualify, and develop a strategic supply base.
  • Acquire sources for new technologies that provide us with a competitive advantage.
  • Serve as a commodity specialist by tracking and reporting market trends and economic conditions affecting assigned commodities.
  • Identify high-risk supply chains and implement contingency plans internally and externally.
  • Formulate sourcing strategies to support short-term and long-term operational requirements.
  • Develop accurate material cost forecasts based on market/industry/economic factors and suppliers’ pricing strategies.
  • Initiate and implement cost improvement projects with input from relevant stakeholders.
  • Lead and/or support supplier improvement initiatives and supplier quality assessments/audits.
  • Negotiate and maintain comprehensive contracts
  • Develop material and component cost models within commodity responsibilities to accurately predict future material costs for the organization.
  • Select and qualify suppliers based on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) incorporating customer needs, organizational goals, and market conditions.
  • Ability to work with technical personnel both internally and externally in early stages of design in order to drive down cost out and insure adherence to specifications that support the company’s strategic vision.
  • Bachelors or better in Supply Chain or related field.
  • Experience qualification:
  • Excellent customer service and computer skills
  • 8+ years of purchasing experience in manufacturing
  • 8+ years of negotiating experience
  • Prior experience working with New Product Development
  • CPSM

5+ years of purchasing experience in manufacturing

Equal Opportunity Employer
Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

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Arch Advisory Group


Salem, OR



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