Calling all Sourcing Professionals! Demco Inc. is currently accepting applications for a Sourcing Buyer position within our Materials Management team. This is a great opportunity to play a key role in the company’s sourcing and savings initiatives. Demco Inc. is a direct marketer, selling a broad product offering of over 50,000 items including thousands of unique or hard-to-find supplies, furniture, and equipment to thousands of customers across the nation.
As a Sourcing Buyer, you will develop, manage, and maintain strategic relationships with assigned suppliers in achievement of our departmental and company goals. Key responsibilities include:
Managing the supplier relationship with key suppliers
Monitoring supplier conformance to Demco’s service, quality and performance requirements
Negotiating supplier agreements with new suppliers which govern the relationship
Negotiating the annual cost guarantees with assigned suppliers
Managing the resolution of supplier issues which are escalated from internal business partners
Continually identifying and capitalizing on opportunities to remove costs from the supply chain
Utilizing effective project management techniques on the implementation of key cost saving initiatives
Supporting and leading projects with procurement coworkers throughout the organization
To be qualified for this position, you will possess a 4-year degree in a relevant field along with at least 5 years of purchasing experience. Preferred candidates will have 3+ years managing sourcing projects. CPSM or CPM certifications are a plus.
Our coworkers enjoy a casual work environment filled with opportunities to turn coworkers into friends. We have a wide range of benefit offerings designed to help you grow both professionally and personally, which maintaining a reasonable balance between work and life.