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Procurement Specialist

Buford, GA
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Procurement Specialist

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Strategic Procurement Specialist just North of Buford, GA at a leading global manufacturer of food processing and automation equipment. The position is responsible for performing regional and global strategic sourcing initiatives to support growth plan for U.S strategies. Responsible to evaluate supplier contracts in order to negotiate pricing and contract terms. Candidates must possess a Bachelor degree in a technical area (Supply Chain or Industrial Engineering discipline is preferred) and at least five (5) years' of strategic purchasing/procurement experience within a manufacturing or OEM organization. This is a direct hire opportunity with a fast paced and growing company. Relocation assistance is available. APPLY NOW!

Responsibilities for the Procurement Specialist

  • Responsible for the supply base development and reconstruction of global partner suppliers
  • Develop a purchasing strategy for the assigned product group
  • Developing and maintaining an internal and external supplier network
  • Regularly evaluate the contracts with our suppliers (Contract negociations & Pricing negociations)
  • Contribute to defining cost models and predicting price development
  • Accountable for local vendor performance in the defined categories and to define corrective measures

Requirements for the Procurement Specialist

  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree in a technical area (Purchasing, Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or related technical area)
  • Must have at least five (5) years' of Strategic Purchasing experience within an OEM or Manufacturing environment
  • Purchasing experience in one or more of the following manufacturing areas is ideal (machining, fabrication, electrical components, belting, assembly)
  • Must have experience maintaining a supplier base
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred

<Benefits for the Procurement Specialist

  • Full benefits plan
  • PTO / Vacation plan
  • Growth opportunity


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