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Purchasing Agent

Lansing, MI

Job ID: 38907 Industry: Construction/Building Materials Pay Rate: $55 - $75k
Primary purpose:
Efficiently arrange the supply of goods and services required to effectively support a wide range of needs throughout the site(s), with focus on continuous improvement of processes and the use of related tools, reliability of the mill, and sound cost management in all transactions within the guidelines of GAAP and approved Purchasing Policies.

Description of essential duties:
Manages the Inventory Changes with a cross functional approach
Provides coaching to individuals (Storeroom technicians, Planners, and so on) on expectations relating to Purchasing, Storeroom procedures and Inventory management
May participate in performance feedback for other staff
Works with storeroom to ensure adequate inventory levels
Procuring best value for the business in all goods, services, and transportation transactions
Ownership of the PO process: Ensures timely processing and strict accuracy of all transactions including system generated transactions, customer requirements, tax implications, expediting, and so on
Monitor frequency of purchases and recommend possible options to increase effectiveness of purchasing efforts
Uses known concepts in recommending and making buying decisions
Responsible for supplier selection, negotiating, developing and maintaining entrusted supplier relationships, monitoring and managing supplier performance
Coaches cross-functionally regarding sound purchasing practices
Perform month end preparation tasks, review and reconciliation
Support and drive continuous improvement
Provides internal customers and suppliers with timely and accurate information
Maintain contractor compliance requirements
Participate in the development of area SOPs (standard operating procedures)

Annual bonus potential
Relocation assistance
Excellent benefits

Supply, Logistics or Purchasing experience in or out of the military
This is an international company with a growing U.S. presence and history of hiring military. This is a brand new facility and you will be part of the team to make it operational! Great place to make a name for yourself and start a successful career.

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