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Buyer (Corporate Purchasing)

Compass Tech Columbus, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

A global Automotive Parts OEM is looking for an experienced Buyer to join their team.

  • Execute section purchasing activities for new model programs and mass production, such as part cost change analysis and reporting, cost reduction promotion and reporting, VA/VE promotion and reporting, evaluation and approval, but not limited to these examples.
  • Support strategies that will help the company achieve the most competitive parts pricing.
  • Commodity strategy execution.
  • Promote Purchasing strategies to supplier.
  • Have thorough understanding of assigned suppliers characteristics
  • Support supplier improvement activities
  • Coordinate / communicate the purchasing dept. position and schedule with other departments
  • Assure proper documents in place for product maturation requirements
  • Initiate and promote innovative ideas to reduce cost and improve efficiency for assigned suppliers
  • Execute project assignments and theme assignments as necessary to help achieve section and department business plan targets


  • 4 year degree in a business related field or equivalent work experience or experience in technical product or a related field
  • Automotive background - Preferred
  • Solid foundation in Quality, Cost and Delivery

Compass Tech


Columbus, OH