• Full Time
  • Verona, WI
  • $50,000/yr. USD / Year
  • Salary: $50,000/yr.
Job ID: 140995

Cadre

Are you a Direct Hire – Buyer with purchasing experience? Are you a Direct Hire – Buyer with strong negotiating skills?

Established in 1939, our client manufactures parts for air treatment and movement systems.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

As a Buyer, you will find ways to improve existing purchasing procedures and build on existing system for monitoring purchase orders.

  • Communicate expected arrival dates with order entry and production supervisors
  • Track and report purchasing metrics
  • Assist Operations Manager to perform cycle counting and maintain stock accuracy
  • Analyze and reconcile variances, determining and solving root causes or issues
  • Review and submit auto-generated purchase orders
  • Ensure existing orders are delivered on time by monitoring all open orders and contacting vendors
  • Manage supplier performance to meet cost, quality, and on-time objectives
  • Source and carry out new vendor qualification activities
  • Build and maintain excellent supplier relationships
  • Negotiate with vendors to secure the best pricing, payment, and shipping terms
  • Maintain and update ERP system information

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Purchasing experience from a manufacturing setting
  • Associate degree in related field
  • MSWD and Excel skills
  • Computer savvy to learn new software
  • Valid driver’s license, auto insurance and vehicle
  • Self-motivated
  • Critical thinking and negotiation skills

WHAT YOU GET:

  • Casual / laid back environment
  • Family atmosphere, smaller office – 15 office staff
  • Medical insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long term disability insurance
  • 401(k)
  • PTO
  • Holiday pay

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Hours: 8:00am – 4:30pm (may consider other full time schedules)

Length: Direct Hire

Pay for the Buyer position: $50,000/yr.

Location: Verona, WI

Job ID: 140995

Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.

Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.