Buyer

Dormakaba Group - Indianapolis, IN3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $54,000 - $72,000 a year
EducationSkills
dormakaba is hiring a Buyer in Indianapolis, IN. The Buyer is responsible for management of the supplier base necessary for the direct procurement of assigned commodities, including MRO, MRP, Logistics, Service Equipment and Capital Equipment.

Organizational Relationship:
This position reports directly to the Materials Manager. This position will work closely with Shop Floor Scheduling, Production, Quality Assurance, New Product Development, Marketing and suppliers. There are no direct reports to this position.

Key Result Area:
Procurement 40%; MRP Controllership/Maintenance 30 %; Logistics 20%; Problem Solving 10%.

Specific Responsibilities:
Generate purchase orders
Maintain purchasing system parameters
Manage, maintain and evaluate on-going supplier performance improvements.
Resolve chronic supplier delivery problems.
Performs duties and responsibilities as described in the quality system.
Perform other duties as assigned by the manager to support departmental goals.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Skills or experience with personal computers, including electronic E-mail, personal scheduling, word processing and electronic spreadsheet skills
Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems preferred.
Knowledge of the purchasing industry
Negotiation skills
Knowledge of manufacturing industry
Research/analysis skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent computer skills; analysis, spreadsheets and presentations
Time management skills
Organizational and problem-solving skills
Management skills
Good business judgment, reasoning, and analytical skills
Basic understanding of legal documents
Strong background in purchasing and supply management concepts

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree required
5 years in purchasing/supply management experience
NAPM seminars, training, or certifications

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