Commodity Buyer

Commodity Buyer

Posted On Apr 10, 2019
Location Dayton,Ohio
Salary $60,000-$70,000
Category Manufacturing
Status Full Time
Job ID 22440

Commodity Buyer
Dayton, OH
$60,000 – $70,000
Job ID# 22440

Why apply?:

  • Huge plant turnaround w/ major growth
  • Work in a team environment
  • Great benefits

Our client is a leader in their industry, while breaking all kinds of sales records. Employees at this company will experience outstanding benefits and a family-friendly environment. Due to an increase in business in recent years (including a new $10 million project in 2018), they have a newly-created position for a Commodity Buyer. 

Main duties of the Commodity Buyer include: 

  • Buying and purchasing specific commodities for company products 
  • Negotiating with vendors/supplier, both domestic and global, and focusing on cost-savings 
  • Developing cost analysis w/ suppliers Researching commodity markets for new sourcing development 
  • Working with Quality and Engineering departments daily on new product development and what will be needed with new products 
  • Working with the Materials Planners on inventory levels 

Qualifications include: 

  • Bachelor`s degree is strongly desired 
  • Strong negotiation skills and buying experience within a manufacturing company 
  • Strong in Excel and inventory control
  • Experience working within a specific commodity (ideally metal or plastics)

Key skills:

Please apply or send us a copy of your resume to All of your information will be kept confidential. Please feel free to call us at 614-760-5799. 
Applications that fit the listed requirements will be contacted within 2-3 business days to schedule an initial phone interview with the Omni One team.


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Omni One specializes in the placement of Engineering, Accounting, Technical, and Manufacturing professionals. Our service is employer-paid, with no costs to our applicants. All calls, emails, and other correspondence will be kept extremely confidential.