Strategic Buyer

Strategic Buyer

Posted On Oct 02, 2020
Location Lansing,MI
Salary $55,000-$60,000
Category Manufacturing
Status Full Time
Job ID 24741

Strategic Buyer
Lansing, MI
$55,000 – $60,000
Job ID # 24741

An opportunity has arisen to join the team of one of Michigan’s foremost manufacturers. We are looking for an energetic strategic buyer who is comfortable in a manufacturing environment. We offer medical, dental, life, 401-k, and paid vacation benefits. We are a growing, recession-proof company that has been at the top of our class since the late 1970s.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the cost-effective purchase of commodities, raw material, and services to maintain and grow production.
  • Be a standard-bearer of our core value and maintain the company image and supplier relationships
  • Seek out and identify new suppliers in a courteous manner
  • Locate improved and/or less expensive materials as needed. Make recommendations to other departments for alternative materials or improved designs without losing our standard of quality.
  • Orchestrate vendor visits to indicate a supplier’s ability to produce quality materials per ISO 9000 standards
  • Expedite and improve delivery process
  • Maintain accuracy with all invoices and reach resolutions on discrepancies concerning pricing, delivery or other items pertaining to purchase order


  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Material Logistics Management or Supply Chain Management (or similar)
  • 3-7 years of strategic purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) certificate preferred
  • Strong mathematical and analytical reasoning 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.