Buyer III

Pailin Group Executive Search

Buyer III

Job Description

The Buyer III plans and implements activities related to the timely, cost-effective procurement of goods and services. Responsible for researching, sourcing, evaluating and processing orders to purchase services, chemical supplies and equipment based on price, service, quality and warranty to meet customer needs.

Duties Include

  • Under general direction, secures and analyzes quotations and negotiates prices and terms with U.S. and international suppliers, subject to management approval, for the purchase of chemicals, materials, products and/or services. Responsible for obtaining appropriate documents related to HAZMAT, Specifications, Test Reports, etc.

  • Develops and implements long-term sourcing strategies.

  • Coordinates quality matters, engineering, and price changes between company components and suppliers.

  • Expedites the procurement of parts and/or materials in short or critical supply.

  • Develops and recommends sources of supply.

  • Completes special projects and other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in related field. Will consider equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 4 years related experience.

Preferred Experience

  • Related Supply Chain activity related to Chemical Procurement

Travel: Up to 10%
Please forward resumes to Debra Hartmann at