Manpower Group Sr. Project Buyer - metals in Hanover, Pennsylvania
Our client, a successful and growing manufacturing facility in Hanover PA, has a direct hire opportunity for a Senior Project Buyer - metals.
Competitive pay commensurate with experience
Paid Time-Off & Holiday program
Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents
Dental & Vision Insurance
Life, STD & LTD
401k Savings Plan
Develop a North American strategy for casting components.
Provide direction and guidance to other buyers.
Reduce direct material cost.
Right size and develop best cost country supply base.
Work with suppliers and Supplier Quality to achieve zero defects.
Bring new technology to the organization.
Support supplier capacity and delivery escalation process.
Bachelor's degree (business or engineering) MBA a plus!
5+ years' overall experience and some specific experience purchasing components in the manufacturing industry
An understanding of metals (raw steel and foundry operations)
A technical background and understanding of the business from order to cash.
A high level of written and oral communications skills.
Contract and pricing negotiations.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Strong computer skills, including SAP/ERP, Google platforms, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
High level of motivation and ability to manage several tasks at once.
Plant Quality/Supplier Quality experience, Knowledge of manufacturing processes and Manufacturing experience a plus!
Apply now for consideration!