Program Buyer – Lansing, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Flint and Troy, Michigan
Posted on: July 18, 2021
Seeking an Energetic, Driven Program Buyer. Apply today!
Our client is a rapidly growing, tier-one supplier of plastic fuel
systems to major car manufacturers. Headquartered in Paris, France,
the firm employs over 6,000 people worldwide, and operates 31
manufacturing facilities in 19 countries. What?s more, our client
remains at the forefront of pioneering technology—a major factor in
competitiveness, price and success. As the proud winner of the
?Metropolitan Detroit?s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For?
award for the last 11 years in a row, and recipient of Crain?s
Detroit Business designation as ?A Cool Place to Work,? our client
attributes its accomplishments directly to contribution and
commitment of their employees.
As Program Buyer, you will call upon your highly developed skills
in managing the functions of the supply base through a total
supply-chain view. Responsibilities include the development and
implementation of a program strategy, sourcing of new components,
driving cost reductions, supplier management through timing and
delivery, and the enhancement of quality performance and support
programs throughout their entire life cycles. Importantly, you will
manage the suppliers within an Extended Enterprise framework in
support of the team, and in accordance with the Purchasing
Responsibility matrix. Some domestic and international travel is
To qualify, you should hold a Bachelor?s degree in Supply Chain
Management and possess 3 to 5 years of program buyer experience,
i.e., direct spend/direct purchasing—not MRO. Automotive industry
background is preferred, but not necessary. You must have a strong
understanding of cost and purchasing fundamentals as they relate to
a supply chain. Outstanding communications skills, along with a
high-energy, positive personality that shows initiative, plus an
ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage a large work
load and multiple timelines will assure success in this role.
Working with our client, you?ll be rewarded with a competitive
salary and a comprehensive benefits plan. You?ll receive paid
holidays, vacations, and personal days, plus additional perks such
as vehicle discount programs, flexible work schedules, relocation
for qualified moves, tuition assistance and
professional-development programs, retirement plans including a
401(k) and pension plan. Best of all, you?ll thrive in a
transparent environment that values ideas and rewards individual
Join a forward thinking company that?s on the move! Please send
your resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org, for
immediate consideration. Be sure to specify ?Program Buyer – 36354?
in the subject line.
Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
RCI Recruitment Solutions is a privately owned firm headquartered
in Jupiter, Florida, with operations throughout the United States.
For almost 40 years, RCI has provided a wide range of candidate
sourcing and related recruitment services. Its proprietary and
client-specific solutions encompass a variety of services,
including advertising, consulting, media services, and staffing
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