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Cost Analysis/Manufacturing/Direct part sourcing
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Location: Kokomo, IN
Pay Rate: Contract: 24.04 to 26.92 $/hr
Salary: 50.00 to 56.00 K$/yr
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Position Type/ Job Duration: Direct hire
Education Required: Bachelor Degree-Arts (BA) 
Years Experience Required: 3

Job Posted: 12/15/2017
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Apply Deadline: 01/16/2018
Job #: 134912JCH
Job order status: Client is actively seeking candidates
Relocation available: Not Available

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Very strong manufacturer seeks a BUYER to be responsible for direct parts sourcing activity and analysis/negotiation of part pricing. This is a plant where you can feel the impact of your work as well as learn and grow in a way that you can't at most other places. Join a solid organization in a great location (local to both Lafayette and Indianapolis) with a great reputation in the community. You'll want to work here! Local candidates only, or those within 3 hours willing to finance his/her own relocation. Visa sponsorship not available now or in the future.


  • Direct parts sourcing activity (strategy, analysis, negotiation; target and schedule achievement)
  • Direct parts cost reduction activity (strategy, analysis, negotiation; target and schedule achievement)
  • Analysis and negotiation of items affecting part price (engineering changes, supplier claims, etc.)
  • Daily activity and support for supplier quality, delivery, development, AP/AR, service parts
  • Critically examine results for accuracy and validity (sourcing, cost reduction, contract changes, other buyer responsibilities)


  • Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, or engineering preferred
  • 3+ years' purchasing experience from a manufacturing environment
  • Strong analytical, negotiation, and reporting skills
  • Automotive experience a plus


  • Solid benefits befitting a permanent direct-hire role with a strong company
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