Senior Buyer
at HRU

Date Posted: 4/20/2017

Job Description

Job #:111989

Due to this position supporting engineering programs for the Department of Defense and the potential need for a security clearance, we are only able to consider candidates that are US Citizens.

HRU, Inc. has teamed with a global automotive manufacturer to find an SAP Senior Buyer for their Livonia, MI location. This position will be moving to Auburn Hills, MI at the end of the summer. If you have a Bachelors Degree in Business, Economics, Engineering, or related field, experience with SAP software and automotive manufacturing experience, this position is for you! This is a long term contract offering a competitive salary and full benefits package.

PURPOSE AND DESCRIPTION:
As a Senior Buyer you will source vehicle components for both the automotive and defense industries. You will implement commodity strategies including short and long term planning. As part of the planning process you will conduct the following activities.

Negotiate, Initiate, Amend Purchase Orders to beat internal vehicle build cost and schedule objectives
Work closely with multiple engineers and suppliers to resolve and prevent technical or commercial issues
Process PWRs, REQs and POs insuring FAR and CMMI compliance
Manage and assess risk with suppliers, engineering, design as relating to cost and contractual liability
Use design to cost and commodity knowledge to influence team sourcing decisions

Job Requirements


In order to be considered and have success in this role you will need to meet the following requirements.

Bachelors Degree in Business, Engineering or similar field from an accredited university
Three to six years of buyer experience utilizing SAP
Basic understanding of models and prints for automotive product development
Due to this position supporting engineering programs for the Department of Defense and the potential need for a security clearance, we are only able to consider candidates that are US Citizens.

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Salary:
Job Type: Professional
Specialty: Defense

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