Corporate Buyer

Southfield, Michigan, United Statesthyssenkrupp Materials NA Inc.

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Professionals
Remote work:Possible
Job field:Supply Chain
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2022/11/07
Job number:US_RS_05165
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Your responsibilities

This is a great opportunity for two (2) new Corporate Buyer's to join our Purchasing Team! These Buyer's are will be responsible for purchasing in #Aluminum or #RedMetals products within our Copper & Brass Sales team.

Responsible for quoting, purchasing, scheduling, and strategic supply chain management for specific product lines.

Key Accountabilities:

• Recommends and implements strategic and contractual sourcing decisions
• Utilizes systemic tools to purchase, schedule, and replenish inventory items to meet stated inventory objectives
• Responsible for both standard stocking items and customer-specific contractual stocking items
• Reconciles invoices
• Strong understanding of the global supply base and costing structures
• Develops and maintains relationships with cross-functional business team members
• Lead role during supplier evaluations
• Supporting costing/pricing department in cost administration
• Develops and maintains strong relationships with sales and sales management inside the company to achieve internal customer service goals.
• Comprehensive understanding of company objectives in sales, operations, and purchasing
• Effectively communicates with both internal customers and the supply base

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job. It is not an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Your profile

Minimum Requirements:
• Knowledge of purchasing procedures
• Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management or other closely related field
• The ability to type, edit, and proof business correspondence and perform arithmetic calculations to complete purchase orders and analyze product performance
• Interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and work on a day-to-day basis within department, cross functionally within the company and with our supply base
• An understanding of company and departmental policies and procedures and to maintain accurate records and files in compliance with those policies and procedures

Preferred Requirements:
• 3-5 years purchasing experience

**Must be eligible to work in the USA**

Further details and job description will be provide during interivew process to selected candidates.


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Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

thyssenkrupp Materials NA Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.


Materials Services - With 480 branches in 40 countries the Business Area Materials Services concentrates on the worldwide trade of raw material and construction material. Coal, metals, gases, plastics in all shapes, qualities and dimensions as well as complex supply-chain solutions- this is for what this Business Area stands for.

Copper and Brass Sales is a distributor and processor of aluminum, stainless steel, copper, brass, bronze and more quality materials serving markets across North America, including Canada and Mexico. By providing customers what they want, when they need it, Copper and Brass Sales is able to help them succeed in today’s challenging global business environment. The company’s focus on the Aerospace, Automotive, Electrical, Medical and Oil & Gas Industries allows them to offer these market segments expertise specific to their needs. The daily commitment of its employees to provide premium service focused on the customer first has earned Copper and Brass Sales the position of a respected leader in the nonferrous metals industry for over 80 years.

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

Step 1

Online application

Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

We wish you every success with your application and stay healthy!


Move things forward with us - as colleagues and above all as a team.
Because together we dare to do something new and take things into our own hands.

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