United Enertech Corp. Chattanooga, TN, USA
The Buyer will be responsible for sourcing equipment, raw material, and managing vendors. The Buyer will form an integral part of the Purchasing team in the achievement of Operational objectives. The role is key to leading the Company forward in securing quality suppliers of materials and components covering price, delivery, and quality targets. Effective communication across all levels of the enterprise is essential. Responsibilities Take a direct role in all daily purchasing activities including delegating tasks to junior Purchasing Agents. Assist in managing and controlling the company’s external suppliers with particular emphasis on cost savings, supplier performance, and on-time delivery. Establish and maintain strategic relationships with key suppliers who are aligned to the company's needs, including holding weekly meetings to ensure optimal supplier performance. Identify new suppliers, and secondary suppliers where appropriate, including discount...
Procurement / Sourcing