Raw Materials Buyer

Contract TypeDirect Hire

Job LocationSt. Charles, Missouri

LHH Recruitment Solutions is collaborating with a manufacturing company in St. Charles, MO who is seeking a Raw Materials Buyer with 2+ years' experience as a buyer - experience purchasing steel is a plus. The ideal candidate excels in a fast-paced environment and is adaptable to change. This person will work collaboratively with other business units to obtain material and ensure production needs are met.

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively research, negotiate, assemble, and analyze data to make certain the material the organization obtains is cost competitive - initiating cost-savings measures
  • Collaborate with the Inventory Analyst and other team members to accurately and efficiently control inventory levels of raw materials in conformity with company expectations
  • Direct the process of selecting suppliers and effectively reduce lead times of materials in line with market trends; effectively negotiate contracts and pricing with suppliers
  • Ensure completion of all documentation and approval of invoice payment
  • Adjust for shipment variances and organize the replacement of faulty material as necessary
  • Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in procurement, manufacturing experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred, but not required depending on work experience
  • Experience developing and executing procurement strategy
  • Experience with ERP systems required, Syspro experience is a plus
  • Adept in sourcing new suppliers while maintaining current portfolio
  • Collaborate well in a team environment while maintaining the ability to self-motivate
  • Job Type:

  • Full-Time, Direct Hire
  • Monday-Friday, fully on-site
  • Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Strong benefits package
  • PTO + paid holidays
  • 401k plan with company match
  • On-site cafeteria
  • Gas subsidy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Raw Materials Buyer

    LHH

    12 days ago

    Contract Type

    Direct Hire

    Job Location

    St. Charles, Missouri

    LHH Recruitment Solutions is collaborating with a manufacturing company in St. Charles, MO who is seeking a Raw Materials Buyer with 2+ years' experience as a buyer - experience purchasing steel is a plus. The ideal candidate excels in a fast-paced environment and is adaptable to change. This person will work collaboratively with other business units to obtain material and ensure production needs are met.

    Responsibilities:

  • Effectively research, negotiate, assemble, and analyze data to make certain the material the organization obtains is cost competitive - initiating cost-savings measures
  • Collaborate with the Inventory Analyst and other team members to accurately and efficiently control inventory levels of raw materials in conformity with company expectations
  • Direct the process of selecting suppliers and effectively reduce lead times of materials in line with market trends; effectively negotiate contracts and pricing with suppliers
  • Ensure completion of all documentation and approval of invoice payment
  • Adjust for shipment variances and organize the replacement of faulty material as necessary
  • Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in procurement, manufacturing experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred, but not required depending on work experience
  • Experience developing and executing procurement strategy
  • Experience with ERP systems required, Syspro experience is a plus
  • Adept in sourcing new suppliers while maintaining current portfolio
  • Collaborate well in a team environment while maintaining the ability to self-motivate
  • Job Type:

  • Full-Time, Direct Hire
  • Monday-Friday, fully on-site
  • Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Strong benefits package
  • PTO + paid holidays
  • 401k plan with company match
  • On-site cafeteria
  • Gas subsidy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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