Buyer Formed Fiber Technologies, Inc.
The position has responsibility for all aspects of purchasing (except fiber and resin purchasing), delivery coordination, and supplier selection. In addition, the position negotiates and administers all services and repair agreements.
Issue and evaluate RFQ?s for all direct materials (except fiber and resin) in support of programs lasting multiple years.
Negotiate final pricing, payment and delivery terms, and resolve credit issues as needed.
Issue purchase orders and expedite deliveries when required.
Identify spare parts/supplies that need to be added to the MRO Inventory.
Resolve discrepancies and commercial issues with suppliers.
Effectively communicate start up and implementation of part changes with affected departments.
Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors.
Other duties and projects as needed.
Bachelor?s Degree in Business or Engineering required, CPM preferred.
Minimum of 5 years purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting.
Demonstrated negotiation skills required.
Experience with ERP systems and multi-state operations preferred.
Excellent communications and interpersonal skills required.
Automotive manufacturing experience is a plus.
Some travel will be required
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