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Senior Buyer

GMT Corporation Marshalltown, IA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

I. Summary

This employee oversees negotiating and order placement activities necessary to procure selected groups of productive materials, tooling, and MRO items at competitive prices, quality levels that meet GMT Corporation objectives, and delivery performance that meets GMT Corporation needs.

II. Essential Duties & Responsibilities·       

Directs procurement of all productive materials, tooling, and MRO items to assure consistency across all purchased items and GMT Corporation facilities.·        Develops procedures covering the procurement of all items for the GMT Corporation to assure sound fiscal control and accountability and assure consistency across GMT Corporation facilities.·        Analyzes, directs and/or performs maintenance of parameters that control purchasing computer systems to assure the systems function to meet GMT Corporation purchasing objectives and to assure consistency across GMT Corporation facilities.·        Coordinates the disposition of all discrepant and excess purchased materials, tooling, and MRO items to assure they are reclaimed, scrapped, or returned on a timely basis.  Provides necessary information to inventory control functions to assure that inventory records are adjusted and accurate.·        Develops and recommends inventory level objectives which will guide daily purchasing performance toward results compatible with GMT Corporation ROI and customer service objectives.·        Monitors material delivery status to assure availability that meets GMT Corporation needs.·        Monitors each supplier’s overall delivery, material quality, and price performance to assure they meet negotiated agreements and GMT Corporation standards.·        Conducts supplier price evaluations to assure that GMT Corporation is procuring competitively.

GMT Corporation


Marshalltown, IA



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