Buyer

Posted On: Thu, 10/28/2021 - 11:49

Location

Huntingburg, IN

Career area

Administrative

Contact

Human Resources
800.521.5381

Employment type

Permanent

Position type

Salary

OFS is seeking a talented and innovative Buyer to join our Supply Chain team in Huntingburg, Indiana.  The ideal candidate will be a great team player, a confident communicator and have good organizational skills.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for procurement activities on assigned commodities including creating purchase orders and requisitions, reviewing late orders and expediting orders to ensure timely delivery of material
  • Confer with suppliers on product information, price, material availability, delivery schedule options, missing acknowledgements, shipment discrepancies and on time performance
  • Manage corrective action and defective materials for correction, credit and return
  • Resolve issues involving shipping carriers and suppliers
  • Maintain item master data for lead time, price and other data
  • Liaison between suppliers, Engineering, Quality and Operations
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Work with mathematical modeling tools to analyze supply chain challenges

 

SKILLS

  • Ability to read drawings a plus
  • Above average computer skills with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Knowledge of Gmail and Google Sheets
  • Knowledge of Oracle ERP or similar system a plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external resources, including suppliers and across business areas to ensure continuity of supplies, production schedules and customer requirements
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams

 

 

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or related field preferred or 4 years of relevant experience
  • International procurement experience a plus with an understanding of import/export and broker process

 

 

Get taken care of.

Healthcare, dental and vision insurance plan options for you and your dependents
Company-provided life insurance and long-term disability coverage
Supplemental insurance benefits
Paid time off and generous vacation package
401(k) plan with Roth options and access to a personal financial advisor
Mental health Employee Assistance Program with providers across the country
Onsite gym with state-of-the-art equipment

EOE M/F/Disabled/Vet/LGBTQ+

This company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.