Purchasing Manager - Automotive USA SC

Bereich: Automotive Tier 1 - Exteriors
Location: USA / South Carolina - nearby Greenville 

Our customer is a Tier 1 Automotive Supplier in the area exterior - plastics. The company mainly engaged in development, manufacturing and sales of the components of auto such as bumpers, plastic products, moulds and high-tech mould and plastic products. This is a concern with worldwide plants.

For a new plant in US, SC nearby Greenville we recruit

Purchasing Manager


  • To provide a full time professional, effective and efficient procurement service to the Purchasing and Logistics function
  • To develop and maintain a close understanding and up-to-date knowledge of injection molding production material and plant construction markets, products and suppliers
  • To be responsible for communicating between site supervisors and suppliers to ensure delivery of goods in a timely manner and within budget on each project
  • Source suppliers, appraise and select suppliers from local market or the approved suppliers list, issue enquiries and orders and liaise closely with various key stakeholders
  • To progress the delivery of orders resolving any discrepancies with suppliers and to manage invoice queries as appropriate whilst maintaining and adhering to internal procedures


  • Major in mechanical engineering (Bachelors degree or above). MBA will be preferred
  • Training in TS16949
  • Fluent & effective verbal and written communication in English, Spanish and Mandarin is highly helpful but not must
  • Recommendation letter from former employer is must
  • At least 5 years’ experience in technical or material fields, preferred in automotive industry
  • Familiar with the process of local customer clearance
  • Excellent IT skills – Microsoft packages including Outlook, Excel, Word. Training will be given on Purchasing software
  • Ability to work independently and work under pressure


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