Senior Buyer

Union, MO 63084, USA
Posted 15 hours ago
Full timeEducation Administration Programs,Retail Office Equipment,Retail

We are looking for a Senior Buyer to support a fun and supportive manufacturing organization in Union. MO. This position is onsite and provides great benefits: health insurance, 401K match, holiday pays and Paid Time Offs.


Our Sr. Buyer ensures attainment of company sales objectives and inventory budgets through purchasing, managing to inventory targets, forecast planning, domestic and international logistics order management. The Sr. Buyer is responsible for improving out of stock position, inventory turn, and GM $ on assigned categories. Additionally, our Sr Buyer develops and mentors buyers, associate buyers, or assistant buyers for maximization of performance in their categories.


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a Buyer role for a manufacturing environment, Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Advanced experience with regular usage of data analysis tools such as Excel
  • A minimum of 3 years ERP/MRP experience required.


  • Knowledge of, and prior experience working with:

o Inventory value and turns

o In-Stock Rate

o Supplier Quality

o Freight as a percentage of spend

o Supplier and Carrier on-time delivery

  • Strong organizational, analytical and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to collect, prepare, and present data.
  • Self-motivated, organized and results oriented team player who thrives in fast-paced environment.
  • Proven problem-solving ability.
  • Proven ability to prioritize and complete projects in a timely manner.
  • Ability and desire to grow in the position and accept more responsibility.
  • Ability to take initiative in providing new ideas to improve process efficiencies.
  • Ability to maintain consistent attendance, arriving on time and prepared for all shifts, meetings, and appointments.

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