Raw Materials Buyer
Posted on Nov 21, 2018 by Affinity Executive Search
* B.S. Degree inScience or Business
* 4+ years purchasing experience out of Chemicals, Food Ingredients, Plastics, Consumer Goods or Automotives
* Strong knowledge of SAP and Excel
* Plus would be a local candidate
Our client is a leading international manufacturer of resins, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals. This person will be working with a team of three other personnel at a medium-sized chemical manufacturing plant. They will be responsible for the purchasing of chemicals for the useat four US production facilities using a BG purchasing strategy. Along with that, this person will also be responsible for evaluating new and existing purchasing contacts using Total Cost of ownership. The will be responsible for ensuring on-time delivery,maintaining client relations, and tracking market intelligence. This role calls for 20% travel to vendors and other plant sites. Our client offers excellent benefits and the growth potential could take this person to location throughout the US or overseas.