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Senior Buyer
Farmington Hills, Michigan - Posted on June 14, 2021
Published By Catherine Hamel

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Now hiring a Senior Buyer for direct-hire!

Job Description

Trillium Technical is now seeking a Senior Buyer for direct-hire placement!

Job responsibilities:
• Preparation and issuance of requests for quote, evaluation of total cost options, presentation of sourcing recommendations with a focus on metal production components.
• Negotiation of cost, terms, quality, technology, and delivery of materials and/or services.
• Purchase order placement and maintenance.
• Analysis of global market conditions and t rend s.
• Development and execution of commodity and sourcing strategies.
• Ability to analyze and conduct make/buy scenarios and pursue/implement actions in support of corporate cost reduction objectives.
• Support new program launches and interface with internal customers on critical supplier issues and change management.
• Manage supplier performance, identify risks and develop/implement mitigation plans.
• Develop, improve, and document procurement processes.

If interested, please apply today!


• Minimum of seven (7) years of purchasing and supply chain management experience, including negotiating with suppliers and managing the supply base post-sourcing.
• Automotive OEM or Tier 1 experience preferred.
• Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks.
• Excellent verbal and written communication.
• Strong project management skills.
• Strong analytical and technical skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint ).
• Minimal travel required.
• Bachelor’ s Degree required with focus in Business Administration, Supply Chain, or Engineering.

Trillium Technical has been recruiting and placing Engineering professionals for over 30 years. From Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, our philosophy remains the same: to achieve excellence by providing quality employees with an uncompromising level of service. We believe in honesty, integrity, and a simple philosophy of providing value to our customers and our employees. We strive to be unsurpassed in the recruitment and placement of Engineering professionals. Trillium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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