Cataler North America
Buyer\r \rCataler North America, a growing Toyota affiliate, has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Buyer to support automotive catalytic converter manufacturing processes at its Lincolnton, NC facility. \r\rThe successful applicant will oversee raw material ordering and inventory management; enter and track usage and requirement data trough spreadsheets, ERP or database and issue material forecasts and periodically compare forecast to actual requirement.\r\rAdditionally, the candidate will monitor supplier delivery performance and issue monthly reports on the same; follow up on delivery failures with suppliers and seek resolution and counter-measures as appropriate. Candidate will also support procurement activities for new product introduction. There will be periodic visits and supplier audits, focusing on supplier development. \r\rThe candidate must insure clear communication of specifications, requirement and delivery expectations via purchase orders and/or material releases; will also participate in departmental cost-reduction activities and goals; track and report to management on cost-reduction results.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Purchasing or related Liberal Arts plus 2-4 years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment (or the equivalent combination of education and experience) is required. To perform this job successfully, the applicant should have intermediate-advanced knowledge of MS Excel with experience in ERP Systems (i.e., Dynamics AX, Oracle, SAP). Experience in automotive manufacturing is desired. \r\rCataler North America offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. \r\rAll interested applicants please send resume including salary history and requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 828-970-2056. \rLocal candidates preferred. No agency calls or emails, please. \r\rCataler is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, martial or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Cataler North America