Senior Commodity Buyer - Indirect Purchasing in Mesa, AZ at ZF

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior-level purchasing professional that executes purchases of one or more materials, in addition to studying and analyzing general market conditions to ensure that materials are purchased at competitive prices. Develops commodity or part family strategies. The materials purchased and sourced are production materials, but this position may also purchase and/or source technical MRO commodities (e.g., IT, Machine, Chemical, Packaging, Automation/Tools, Spare Parts, etc.) This position negotiates contracts with suppliers and ultimately ensures that materials are of the quality and quantity negotiated.

Computer skills (w/a focus on Excel); Good communication skills; Working knowledge of Purchasing principles; Experience with purchasing negotiations/contracts and working knowledge of specialized methods and techniques; ERP system knowledge

6-8+ years (related) experience
Bachelor's Degree

Physical Requirements:
Moderate speed with accuracy half of the day.
Light exertion for lifting/moving average weight materials (15 lbs. or less)


ZF, Mesa Operations conducts a hair substance abuse screening and a lifetime BATF background check.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Job Requirements

Education Requirements
Bachelor 's Degree

Experience and Skill Requirements
6-8+ years of related experience

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