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Randstad Buyer in Needham, Massachusetts


job details:

  • location:Needham, MA

  • salary:$80,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, April 15, 2019

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:148423

job description


Permanent position: Growing manufacturer is seeking a direct-hire Buyer candidate. This position is located near Needham, Massachusetts. The Buyer will be responsible for the analysis, negotiation, and procurement of raw materials and services. The ideal candidate will have procurement experience for an industrial manufacturer as well as having a strong analytical and data-driven background. The salary is commensurate with experience ranging from $80K to $100K, plus an opportunity for a bonus. All candidates must be authorized to working in the United States.

Responsibilities for the Buyer

  • Purchase raw materials or other goods as well as coordinating activities involved with procuring goods and services

  • Negotiates and administers terms of supplier contracts - Establishes and manages relationships with suppliers

  • Ensures on-time delivery performance and quality from suppliers by expediting purchase orders, following up on back up orders, and notifying operations of expected delivery dates

Requirements for the Buyer

  • Bachelor's Degree is required

  • 3+ years of procurement experience for an industrial manufacturer, metals industry experience is preferred

  • Strong data-driven and analytical skill set is required

  • SAP experience is a PLUS!


  • Direct-hire, full-time, and permanent position

  • Salary commensurate with experience ranging from $80K to $100K, plus an opportunity for a bonus

  • Medical benefits, 401K w/ company match, life insurance, PTO, etc.

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