Buyer - Redford, MI

Redford Charter Township, Michigan, United States · Sourcing

Description

This position is responsible for the operational execution for the goods and services sourced in support of Steel Industries a AFGlobal manufacturing facilities located in Redford Twp., MI, while providing support as needed to other AFGlobal sites throughout the US. Will develop practical and innovative ways to identify objectives and meet goals related to total sourced spend. Will possess the need and ability to affect both short-term and long-term business goals and possess the capability to be responsible for work that is less defined in scope and have the competence and experience to execute business objectives. Areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to:

Requirements

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent years of experience.

2 years minimum experience in a sourcing position for an industrial manufacturing facility, preferably steel and/or metals related or 5 years experience in a general sourcing position outside of the manufacturing industry including negotiation and forecasting responsibilities.

Knowledge of procurement practices and procedures, negotiating skills.

Solid technical knowledge and computer skills.

Strong oral and written communications skills.

Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills.

Highly motivated team member.

Benefits

Medical, dental, vision, life insurance benefits and a 401k Plan that become effective the first of the month following 30 days. Paid holiday, PTO and vacation.

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