IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. has been propelled by the principles of its founder, J. Walter Becker, for nearly a century. Since the beginning, this family-run enterprise has been committed to building ideal relationships with its customers, employees and communities, creating some of the industry’s most innovative and trusted products along the way. This commitment to quality and service will continue to spur the success of IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. and its family of companies, for generations to come.
IDEAL has made its mark by developing the iconic products and practical technology demanded by critical industries like data communications, aerospace, electrical, wire processing, automotive, construction and more. Since the beginning, IDEAL INDUSTRIES has been a growing, energetic company, and that’s never been more true than today. It’s always been a compelling place to work and we’re poised for even more growth as we continue to move across the globe. With growth comes opportunity—and at IDEAL INDUSTRIES, the opportunity can be yours.
The Senior Buyer is responsible for all buying, procurement, and purchasing activities of raw materials, equipment, purchased parts, machinery and supplies for the organization. The position negotiates supplier contracts to achieve cost reductions, improved payment terms, inventory reduction, and terms and conditions most favorable to the Company. This position is responsible for the oversight, analysis and coordination of materials management. This position reports to the Business Unit Manager.
SUMMARY OF POSITION
The Senior Buyer is responsible for ensuring the continuity of global supply for raw materials and purchased parts for the organization within the assigned supply base while achieving company targets on cost reductions, payment terms, inventory reduction, and contractual/commercial terms while mitigating risks to the Company. Additionally, this position is responsible for representing the function as a Business Partner to support other cross functional initiatives when needed.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
IDEAL INDUSTRIES is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.