Buyer in Corning, New York
Posted 11/22/21

 

 

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

 

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  •  Corning 

 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

• Develops and/or assists with Strategic Sourcing plans and objectives (short & long term) based on forecasts of future demand and taking into account economic and currency trends and conditions that affect GSM, the business, and the global commodity sourced.

• Works with the Business, GSSM, and Buyers on assigned global commodities to prepare and solicit competitive bids, quotations, and proposals with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions.

• Develops and reviews specifications, statements of work, performance terms and accept/reject criteria.

• Conducts negotiations with potential and/or current major suppliers to obtain maximum value.

• Leads the development and communication of global supply intelligence for assigned commodities.

• Owns the Supplier Relationship Management process for the assigned commodities.

• Develops and cultivates effective relationships with suppliers.

• Develop, maintain and execute Shared Objectives and Service Level Agreements.

• Champions and advocates for the Global Buying Policy. Ensures compliance.

 

 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

Experiences/Education:

Required

• Bachelors Degree.

• Experience in manufacturing – operations, planning, engineering, supply management, or procurement.

• Experience as a Plant or Corporate Buyer.

 

Desired

• Experience across multiple businesses, divisions and/or technologies.

• Experience with global manufacturing and business through work or project experience.

• Experience working in a matrix environment or on a cross functional team.

 

Function/Technical:

• Contract Writing/Management

• Negotiation

• GSM Strategies and Plans

• Supplier Relationship Management

• Total Cost of Ownership

 

  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Corning, New York
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Date Posted: 11/22/21
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