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Buyer Commodity Specialist

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The Kemtah Group Springfield , MO 65802

Posted 6 months ago

Belcan has a job for a Buyers Commodity Specialist with a manufacturing client located in Springfield, Ohio. The individual coordinates activities related to the purchase-to-pay process on materials, products and services in support of the client, beginning with the intent to purchase through delivery and invoicing by performing the following duties.


Analyzes the requirements of the material, product or service, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date needed.

Solicits and evaluates proposals for the requested material, product or service and secures the lowest possible cost balanced against the optimum quality and production needs, and implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations.

Assures that the material, product or service is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.

Maintains timely control and accuracy of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records through use of the Vantage software.

Applying lean principles and participating in lean concept, especially when ordering material for the shop and tracks the performance of suppliers in quality and delivery and assists in applying lean manufacturing concepts and 5S


Preferred is a Bachelors Degree in a related field, certification as an Accredited Purchasing Practitioner (A.P.P.), Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) or Certified Purchasing Professional (C.P.P.), or 2-4 years related experience.

Proficiency in the use of personal computers to include knowledge in the use of the Internet and software programs such as Microsoft Office products and ERP systems.

Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or government regulations, and write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public,

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume, and apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists and interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Must be able to work effectively individually and in a team environment, pay close attention to details, and perform successfully under minimum supervision.

If you are interested in this Buyer Commodity Specialist job in Eaton, Ohio please apply via the apply now link provided.

Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes through adaptive and integrated servicesfrom jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, chemical processing, and cybersecurity.

Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide customer-driven solutions that are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective. Our unique capabilities have led to continuous growth and success for nearly 60 years. We are a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity

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