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Title/Position: Purchasing Manager - Components
Organization: Mubea
Category: Management - Professional
Employment: Full Time
Location: Kevin
Posted: May 16, 2018


  • Manages the supplier sourcing/purchase of Technical Parts and related processes.
  • Manages the Project Buying process at the MEC and regional plants.
  • Determines requirements, identifies optimal supply sourcing and makes recommendations to Head of Purchasing - NA.
  • Makes purchasing recommendations based upon best quality, delivery and total cost. Selection process s may also include products for purchase by testing, observing or examining items, in addition to review/approval with manager and respective business units(s).
  • Estimates purchase value using knowledge of market and market price.
  • Determines method of procurement: ERP generated requirement, authorized direct purchase or required RFQ.
  • Prepares purchase orders or bid requests.
  • Reviews bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
  • Maintains procurement records of items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories.
  • Discusses defective or unacceptable goods or services with inspection or quality control personnel, users, suppliers, and others to determine source of trouble and take corrective action.
  • Approves invoices for payment, when required.
  • Expedites delivery of goods, when logistics assistance is required.
  • Create and update company contracts and negotiations.
  • Supports receiving department personnel.
  • Perform other duties as required or requested by NA Purchasing Manager.
  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • 10+ years experience purchasing technical components
  • Proficiency with AS-400, Internet, Microsoft Office
  • Must have experience with ISO, TS16949 quality, environmental and materials standards and procedures
  • Strong financial and commercial knowledge and experience managing budgets, allocating costs, forecasting
  • Good level of report writing and adept with most IT packages.
  • Proven leader, team player, coach and motivator and have a positive attitude toward others.
  • Position requires strong negotiation skills in a commodity market environment.
  • Ability to travel to suppliers and Mubea locations/manufacturing facilities.

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