Commodity Buyer in Greensboro, NC at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 7/24/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Advanced Personnel Resources is seeking an experienced Commodity Buyer for a new opening with our client, a major manufacturing company located in the Triad. Qualified candidates will have at least 3 - 7 years of Purchasing experience supporting a manufacturing organization. Automotive industry experience is a major plus. Starting pay is negotiable based on experience.


  • Drive sourcing process which includes launching RFQs, quote collection, analysis, sourcing decision
  • Drive negotiations and execute agreements with suppliers within assigned segment
  • Drive efficiency across the supply chain
  • Drive all relevant activities to deliver on Quality, Delivery, Cost, Feature, Technology, Sustainability, and Risk Management targets
  • Monitor, identify, and mitigate risks in cooperation with the Supplier Quality & Development team
  • Perform daily purchasing activities related to production orders, logistics, and financial flows to the suppliers

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business, or related field preferred
  • 3-7 years of Purchasing experience
  • Proficient in MS office suite
  • Strong business acumen
  • Solid teamwork skills
  • Experience in the Iron Castings segment is an advantage

Benefits Offered by APR:

Medical, Dental, Term Life, Short-Term Disability, Holiday Pay, Service Bonus, Direct Deposit