BuyerBuyer, Newton, New Hampshire, United States (Job Has Expired)

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We are currently seeking a Senior Buyer to support manufacturing requirements through timely procurement of raw materials, MRO supplies, services, outside processing, and capital equipment.

Terex Corporation is a global business leader that manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, and quarrying, recycling, surface mining, shipping, transportation, refining, utility and maintenance industries. The Company operates in five business segments throughout the world: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Construction, Terex Cranes, Terex Materials Processing, and Terex Material Handling and Port Solutions.

Terex Environmental Equipment is a manufacturer of Wood Chippers, Biomass machines, and Grinders and has two locations, Newton, NH and Farwell, MI. It is part of the Materials Processing division of Terex.



Responsibilities Include:

- Utilize data from MRP or other input sources to assess requirements and issue purchase orders
- Manage OTD of open purchase orders

-Responsible for achieving cost savings through buying activities and possibly manage databases related to cost savings.
- Assist in the management of performance of approved vendors. Creates and utilizes standardized criterion in identification of potential suppliers and selection of the preferred supplier.
- Assist in management of vendor qualifications process.
- Obtain quotes, negotiate best price and delivery.
- Ensure vendor compliance of quality guidelines.
- Coordinate VMI and consignment programs.
- Understanding and practicing functionality of Epicor in purchasing activities.
- Identifies key purchasing criteria for each material or service being sourced. Confers with suppliers to determine factors that affect prices and availability.
- Performs continual market analysis.
- Utilizes practices such as RFQ, bid analysis, negotiation, and partnering to ensure maximum value for expenditures.
- Maintains current pricing information in materials management database.
- Utilize sourcing process to identify opportunity, request quotes and proposals, analyze cost, negotiate contract and manage suppliers.
- Rebid/re-source existing products for quality/pricing/supply chain/shelf life improvements
- Enter information and maintain purchasing related databases in Epicor system
- Assist in the physical inventory prep and execution
- Identify and drive cost savings opportunities
- Seek continuous improvement opportunities in streamlining purchasing activities and process.
- Occasional travel to vendors
- Performs other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • 4+ years of buyer or purchasing experience
  • 1+ years of Basic to Intermediate MRP experience
  • 5+ years of Intermediate proficiency in MS Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College degree
  • Epicor experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Thrive under deadline driven atmosphere.
  • Commitment to timeliness and continuous improvement.
  • Self motivated and results driven.
  • Professional demeanor and Can-Do attitude
  • Ability to work effectively across all departments.
  • Ability to travel up to 10%.
  • Valid driver's license.

It is the policy of Terex to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal and external candidates based on work-related factors and to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Terex will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

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