PalmettoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Palmetto jobs

Buyer II

Company: The Mosaic Company
Location: Parrish
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Are you our next Buyer? The Buyer II performs bidding and expediting activities for services and certain non-stock materials. Communicate with plant personnel, confirm pricing with suppliers, monitor delivery and review invoicing, expedite delivery when necessary, reconcile deliveries with invoicing and provide accrual documents for financial closing. Support activities associated with the pursuit of cost savings and participate with negotiations, resource sharing, etc. Build vendor partnerships and work with the business unit to capture savings from supply contracts and strategic sourcing agreements. Be vigilant of issues and conditions that can affect their fellow workers. Report any issues that can impact the environment or the safety of the employees. What will you do? * Communicate with plant personnel to understand and react to their procurement needs. Negotiate with suppliers to provide internal customers with the best solution for meeting materials and service needs, considering suitable quality, acceptable delivery and best overall price. Identify, attain and record cost savings through effective negotiations, resource sharing and other efficiencies. Help to build vendor partnerships and work with business unit and other corporate resources to develop and enhance overall purchasing strategies. Collaborate with accounting department to assure timely satisfaction of invoices at optimum payment terms. * Represent Purchasing Department in various projects devoted to enhancing return on investment for Mosaic shareholders. * Maintain sites' purchase agreements. Responsible for expediting ordering, dealing with shipment inconsistencies and handling freight arrangements. Execute purchase agreements of various sorts, contracts, releases and standard orders, assuring timely delivery with optimum value. * Assist in the development, implementation and enhancement of BU maintenance and operations purchasing strategies. Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. * Conduct competitive quotations for operations projects, for services and non-stock materials, assisting internal customers with specifications and bid analysis, and selecting highest-value suppliers as part of a procurement team. Procure rental equipment, labor and other requirements, across the entire spectrum of commodities required to operate a major industrial plant. What do you need for this role? * High School Degree required. Bachelors degree preferred with a major in Accounting, Business Administration, and Management. * Minimum 5 yrs procurement experience * Demonstrated knowledge of procurement of industrial materials, including pipe, valves and fittings, heavy mobile equipment, bearing and power transmission components, electrical, mine and mill supplies, chemicals, safety supplies, and process equipment. * Proficient at MS Office software, Maximo, Outlook, computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS), and pivot table utilization. * Ability to analyze information and make decisions accordingly * Must be an interactive team player with continual focus on improvement in procedures. * Preferred Professional sourcing certification from a recognized firm preferred Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. Mosaic participates in the US E-Verify program. We Help the World Grow the Food it Needs - Apply today and join our team!

Keywords: The Mosaic Company, Palmetto , Buyer II, Other , Parrish, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Palmetto RSS job feeds