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Our client in Wisconsin is looking for a Buyer who will be integral to the success of supplying sources for new technologies. This position will lead and support supplier improvements. If you desire growth and development, this position will set you up for success in the future. Apply now!



Responsibilities

  • Select, qualify and develop a strategic supply base
  • Acquire sources for new technologies that provide us with a competitive advantage
  • Serve as a commodity specialist by tracking and reporting market trends and economic conditions affecting assigned commodities
  • Identify high-risk supply chains and implement contingency plans internally and externally
  • Formulate sourcing strategies to support short-term and long-term operational requirements
  • Develop accurate material cost forecasts based on market/industry/economic factors and suppliers’ pricing strategies
  • Initiate and implement cost-improvement projects with input from relevant stakeholders
  • Lead and/or support supplier improvement initiatives and supplier quality assessments/audits
  • Negotiate and maintain comprehensive contracts
  • Develop material and component cost models within commodity responsibilities to accurately predict future material costs for the organization

Requirements:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or a related field
  • 5+ years experience as a Buyer
  • Prior experience with negotiating contracts

Work Model:

  • On-Site
  • Monday – Friday
  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Taylor Collar at (920) 557-9915 or email Taylor at tcollar@thepalmergroup.com. 

Ref: JOB-40253

Taylor Collar

Recruiter

tcollar@thepalmergroup.com


    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Fitchburg, Wisconsin
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$95000 - $95000