Adecco is currently assisting a local prestige client in their search to fill a Commodity Buyer position in Newton, NC. This is a great long term temporary opportunity. As a Buyer you will be responsible for providing excellent supply chain management. Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Responsibilities for this Buyer job include:

  • Monitor the PPM and MPM budget targets for assigned suppliers and commodities. For any quality or delivery issue, ensure that appropriate action plans are implemented in the plant by the SQA or Supply Chain team. Charge the suppliers for all justified costs related to non-quality or missed delivery costs generated and ensure full and timely payment.
  • Manage the purchasing budget performance follow-up in the plants and run, in coordination with the Regional Commodity Buyers, all necessary sourcing and action plans to ensure budget achievement (negotiation, re-sourcing, VA/VE., etc.)
  • Manage contracts with assigned local suppliers per Company policies.
  • Order PPAP and production parts, as required and assigned by local Management.
  • Ensure proper ordering, invoicing control, cost control and reporting for assigned suppliers and commodities in direct and/or indirect materials.



  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance, or Engineering. Extensive experience in a similar role may be substituted for the degree requirement.
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Plant or Commodity Buyer in an industrial environment.
  • Solid written, verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook), ERP, Internet, etc.
  • Experience with SAP systems including inventory planning and purchasing.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent teamwork skills ability to work in cross-functional groups, preferably multi-national.

Pay rate – Depends on Experience

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers.

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Buyer position in Newton, NC or any related supply chain opportunities with Adecco.

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