The Buyer’s primary responsibilities will be purchasing storeroom consumables / spares (MRO), indirect services, and capital project sourcing activities at the Roaring Spring, PA mill. They will also be a crucial resource for the mill’s internal customers for pioneering supply chain solutions.
Develop / update and implement effective sourcing strategies to ensure a continuous supply of quality, competitively priced services, capital equipment, and consumables/spares.
Work with Maintenance to optimize inventory investment in the storeroom while continuing to support the Spring Mill daily production needs.
Continually evaluate and improve Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of materials and services.
Cultivate productive supplier relationships that deliver the highest total value to Appvion.
Partner closely with internal customers to understand and deliver innovative solutions.
Ensure compliance of all work activities to Appvion policies and procedures and federal, state, and local laws.