Senior Purchasing Agent

Auburn Hills, Michigan, United States


Senior Purchasing Agent

HIROTEC AMERICA is the world's leading comprehensive engineering company; providing state of the art body shop tooling, engineering services and products to automotive manufacturers across the globe.

We are currently seeking a Senior Purchasing Agent to become a part of the HIROTEC AMERICA Family.

This person is responsible for all activities involved with procuring goods and services such as raw materials, equipment, tools, parts, supplies for the organization. Review requisitions and confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, and delivery schedule. Select products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items. Estimate values according to knowledge of market price. Determine method of procurement such as direct purchase or bid. Prepares purchase orders or bid requests. Reviews bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority. Maintain procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories. Discusses defective or unacceptable goods or services with inspection or quality control personnel, users, vendors, and others to determine source of trouble and take corrective action. Expedite delivery of goods to users when necessary.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree and minimum seven years related tooling experience in purchasing for high volume department. Strong communication skills and Microsoft Office applications. Knowledge of import/export regulations a plus.

HIROTEC AMERICA offers one of the most progressive benefit and compensation packages in our industry. Make the decision to join our team!

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