Sr. Project Buyer - metals



Advert ID



Hanover - York County

Job Type




Salary Range

USD75000.00-85000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA - 17408 Phone : 717-764-7841



Job Description

Our client, a successful and growing manufacturing facility in Hanover PA, has a direct hire opportunity for a Senior Project Buyer - metals.


* Competitive pay commensurate with experience

* Paid Time-Off & Holiday program

* Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account

* Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents

* Dental & Vision Insurance

* Life, STD & LTD

* 401k Savings Plan

* Employee Discounts

Primary Responsibilities:

* Develop a North American strategy for casting components.

* Provide direction and guidance to other buyers.

* Reduce direct material cost.

* Right size and develop best cost country supply base.

* Work with suppliers and Supplier Quality to achieve zero defects.

* Bring new technology to the organization.

* Support supplier capacity and delivery escalation process.

Qualifications include:

* Bachelor's degree (business or engineering) MBA a plus!

* 5+ years' overall experience and some specific experience purchasing components in the manufacturing industry

* An understanding of metals (raw steel and foundry operations)

* A technical background and understanding of the business from order to cash.

* A high level of written and oral communications skills.

* Contract and pricing negotiations.

* Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

* Strong computer skills, including SAP/ERP, Google platforms, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

* High level of motivation and ability to manage several tasks at once.

* Plant Quality/Supplier Quality experience, Knowledge of manufacturing processes and Manufacturing experience a plus!

Apply now for consideration!