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SENIOR BUYER

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: Morristown, NJ

COMPENSATION: $25/hr - $40/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Jun 10, 2021

Our client, a rapidly growing food manufacturing company, is seeking a temporary to permanent Senior Buyer to assist the growing Indirect Procurement team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$25-$40/hr

Position Overview:

The temporary to permanent Senior Buyer will be assisting the Indirect procurement team with strategic sourcing and procurement of indirect services like marketing, IT, HR and facilities. The Senior Buyer will be responsible for managing relationships with external suppliers and negotiate with suppliers.

Responsibilities of the Senior Buyer:

  • Manage daily relationships with external suppliers
  • Analyze market supply and outsource involvement innovative ideas
  • Identify new suppliers and negotiate terms Negotiate pricing and contracts terms
  • Ensure compliance with budget and group objectives
  • Monitor performance of suppliers by means of KPI’s
  • Evaluate reliability and competitiveness of financial market
  • Ensure the search for local suppliers in compliance with standards
  • Ensure the possibility for using alternative suppliers

Qualifications for the Senior Buyer: 

  • 4 to 7 years of experience in procurement (Indirect experience preferred)
  • Intermediate Excel skills (Pivot Tables & V-Lookups)
  • Experience negotiating with suppliers
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, or Engineering is required

Benefits:

  • Atrium Care package available, upon eligibility
POSITION ID: 97755

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