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  • Senior Buyer- Hardeeville, SC

    Our client is currently seeking a Senior Buyer in Hardeeville, SC!

    Pay: $75,000 Annually


    • Communicate with vendors and suppliers to obtain pricing, availability, and delivery.
    • Cultivates the relationship between KBRS Inc and the suppliers managed.
    • Negotiates rates and unit costs within the area of responsibility.
    • Prepares requisitions, purchase orders, and quote requests and is responsible to ensure that correct documentation is supplied to all vendors such as terms and conditions, and other related documentation.
    • Procures materials and services with or without the aid of an MRP system.
    • Identifies new vendors and assists in the qualification of those vendors.
    • Manages and resolves problems regarding delivery, quality, and pricing promptly.
    • Track, maintain, and update lead times for items ordered.
    • Expedites purchase orders to meet the best deliveries. Communicates with other departments regarding delivery expectations.
    • Identifies all non-performance of suppliers, initiates corrective action, and follows up to ensure acceptable resolution.
    • Proactively identifies shortages and shipping delays and escalates as necessary to meet the schedule.
    • Resolves discrepancies related to Purchase orders and Vendors' Invoices.
    • Maintains reports and analysis as necessary.
    • Proactively maintains all open Purchase orders: ship date management, past due purchase order management, and purchase order acknowledgment.


    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or an equivalent degree is required.
    • Four to six years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing/facility environment.
    • Experience working with an ERP-based system.
    • Experience in purchasing for multiple sites or in the chemical industry is a plus.
    • Strong team development and ability to support the other departments and gain their cooperation and respect.
    • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills including strong Microsoft Office skills.


    • Competitive Salary
    • Medical Benefits
    • Dental Benefits
    • Vision Coverage
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • 401(k) Savings Plan
    • Vacation Days
    • Sick/Incidental Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Development & Training

    Job Type: Full-time

    Salary: From $75,000.00 per year


    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee discount
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Referral program
    • Vision insurance


    • 8 hour shift
    • Day shift
    • Monday to Friday


    • Purchasing: 1 year (Preferred)

    Work Location: In person

    New Group Name: Full Time

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