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Purchaser Supervisor

Purchaser Supervisor

Job Description

Ref ID: 03370-115024

Classification: Purchasing

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year

Elite manufacturing client East of Dayton is seeking a dynamic person with a background in purchasing/supply chain and a genuine desire to satisfy customer needs and improve the market position of the company to serve in the position of Purchasing Supervisor, reporting to the Supply Chain Manager. The Purchasing Supervisor will be responsible for three (3) buyers; (2) technical and (1) MRO. There is occasional over-night travel, but less than 10%. Some travel could include international, to Germany and/or China. The Purchasing Supervisor will manage the purchasing staff and all purchasing functions within the local facility. The main responsibility of this position is to support our manufacturing process by safeguarding continuity of materials supply and quality while achieving cost reduction goals. This position also acts as a primary liaison between our client and its suppliers, both domestic and international. The Purchasing Supervisor will interact with Engineering, Materials Control, Finance, and vendors & suppliers.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: A four-year degree in a technical or business discipline with a minimum of five years purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment is required. Candidates with offshore purchasing experience and a background in metal machining, castings, and fabrication will be given priority. Candidates must have strong problem solving skills, be very detail oriented and well organized with a keen sense of urgency and accuracy. Candidates also must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as outstanding negotiation skills and excellent analytical ability. Experience with ERP systems and proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word applications is required. Past experience with supplier management is also a requirement. In addition, should be able to read technical blue prints and communicate technical information with vendors. Multi-lingual would be an added bonus: German, Spanish or Chinese. Qualified candidate would be required to pass a drug test and criminal background check. Our client offers an excellent salary, comprehensive benefits including health, dental, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with a generous company match, tuition assistance, career development opportunities and growth potential.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 345 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you uparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $50,000.00 - $65,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 03370-115024
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