Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine's list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.
At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.
We are currently seeking a Regional Buyer to join our Procurement team to support our growing business within the aggregates and raw materials industry. Reporting into the Director of Procurement, this position will be responsible for Managing complex purchase requests, quotes, bids and proposals.
Compile, analyze and evaluate statistical procurement data
Establish price objectives in accordance with budgeted/proposed item cost
Complete periodic spend analysis and identify savings opportunities
Capitalize on cost savings opportunities and document efforts
Participate in strategic sourcing initiatives and monitor field compliance
Participate in and lead cross-functional teams while working closely with suppliers to achieve superior levels of performance in quality, cost management, and service
Collaborate with key regional suppliers
Generate purchase orders from requisitions using JDE
Performs all activities in accordance with the Company's Mission, Vision, and Values, and in compliance with the Company's policies, procedures, and Code of Ethical Business Conduct
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Supply Chain, or equivalent field experience
3-5 years of progressively responsible procurement or management experience
Mining, manufacturing, construction or engineering experience (Operations experience a plus)
Demonstrated ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects
Experience in sourcing and contracting for equipment and services
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
Possess strong presentation skills
Proof of cost reduction and productivity improvements.
Understand and execute contractual agreements
Ability to travel 50% of the time
Proven track record of exceeding expectations on a regular basis
Health Care Reimbursement Account
Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
Employee Assistance Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation
401(k) with Company matching
Salary Continuation Short-Term Disability
Long-Term Disability Options
Employee Life Insurance
Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
Business Travel Accident Insurance
Direct Deposit Payroll
Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
College Scholarship Program for dependent children
Matching Gift Program
New Auto Purchase Discount Plans
We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.