Buyer

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Take part in the Sustainability Industry!

Every day in 30 countries, we (8,000 people) create the sustainable solutions the world needs by inventing the technologies of tomorrow across the entire spectrum of industry: from metallurgy to advanced logistics, from cement plants to the tech industry, from the IoT to aerospace.


By Joining Fives, you'll become an entrepreneur who is involved in the design and management of the project from start to finish. Come and work with a group of passionate women and men, proud to be pioneers and above all proud to make the world move forward.
  

Reference number

2022-3180  

Job opening category

Standard

Location site

Fives Cinetic Corp. - Farmington Hills

Job location

Job location

America/Caribbean, USA, Michigan, Farmington Hills, MI

City and Zip code

48335

Job details

Job title

Buyer

Job type

Permanent position

Job content

Fives Cinetic is looking for new talent to join our team!  Our team is comprised of talented professionals who are the best in the industry.  Fives Cinetic Corp. produces automated manufacturing systems. 

As an employee at Fives, you will join a people-centric company with a culture of encouraging new ideas and suggestions.  We value teamwork, integrity, quality, innovation, and dynamic engagement. 

We believe people are the most important part of every business, which is why we offer more benefits than a great health insurance plan.  We have a strong track record of retaining our employees AND providing challenging work experiences, development opportunities, and a collaborative environment.  We offer paid time off, 401k plan, referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement, and a complete and very competitive benefit package.

Does Fives Cinetic sound like the place for you?  Then join our team!

We have a great opportunity for an experienced CONTROLS COMMODITY BUYER to join our team in our Farmington Hills MI location.

POSITION SUMMARY: 

 The Controls Commodity Buyer is responsible for the tactical purchasing activities and implementation of supplier continuous improvement initiatives. The Controls Commodity Buyer is also the lead point of contact for the company’s suppliers and therefore is expected to manage, monitor deliveries, progress and general follow up of the supplier.  He is considered an integral part of the project team and must assist in managing the team’s budgets and schedule requirements.  

 

KEY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 

1.            Implement strategies and procedures to ensure a timely flow of quality materials and services for controls commodities. 

2.            Work cross functionally and with suppliers to reduce cost. 

3.            Support continuous improvement activities for all metrics, initiatives, and business processes. 

4.            Establish pricing agreements, blanket orders, and contracts under the direction of the Purchasing Manager. 

5.            Issue purchase orders for controls commodities and monitor delivery. 

6.            Support all business units and functional areas through participation in business reviews, production meetings, turnover meeting, customer meetings, and providing information as requested. 

7.            Monitor free issue material orders for delivery to panel builders. 

Education and Experiences

EDUCATION/ EXPERIENCE

1.             Degree from College or university 

2.             3-5 years related experience and/or training. 

3.             Experience negotiating best price and delivery for materials and services.

Applicant criteria

Job

  • Cost Controlling
  • Purchase