Our client is an employee centered and thriving manufacturing company located in Rockford, IL that is known for having a great work culture. Our client is seeking a talented buyer who will place orders that best support manufacturing objectives of price, delivery, and quality.
Some Responsibilities Include:
Keys to this Opportunity:
- Place and determine order quantity to support manufacturing
- Negotiate with vendors on best price
- Schedule and expedite Purchase Orders
- Participate in Production meetings
- Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related degree preferable
- 2+ years of experience in planning/purchasing
- APICS Certification preferred
- Must be computer literate and have familiarity with word processing and spreadsheet software.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills are a must.