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Senior Buyer / Sourcing Expert

Experienced Senior Buyer of MRO Products

 

Are you a consistent, methodical, detailed worker?

Do you value routine, organization, and punctuality?

Do you excel at persuasion and negotiation?

Do you need a structured work environment but not constant supervision?

Do you have experience buying industrial hardware and other MRO products?

If this sounds like you, we need to talk.  We are seeking to add a buyer to our team, who can hit the ground running.  We will train you on our system and processes but expect you to have a solid understanding of forecasting, requirements planning, and purchasing principles.

 

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Health insurance and discount program
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement
  • A 58-year history of steady growth as a privately-held, Dallas-based company
  • Friendly and comfortable work environment

 

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience as a buyer
  • 2+ years’ experience buying MRO products
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Strong preference for college degree or other formal education in supply chain management or related field
  • Demonstrated success in negotiating costs, freight terms, and delivery options with vendors
  • Ability to work without close supervision
  • Ability to understand, create, and utilize spreadsheets
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Friendly personality - not a social butterfly but pleasant
  • Ability to travel occasionally to inspect vendors’ facilities

 

Hi-Line is an equal opportunity employer.  Hi-Line does not discriminate based on age, race, national origin, disability, gender or religion.

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