We are seeking candidates for a Sr. Buyer responsible for acquisition and timely delivery of high value equipment, contract development for construction, contract service, and contract labor expenditures. Will collaborate with various personnel during project definition to ensure adequate time is available to send out well developed RFQs or RFPs. Also responsible for ad hoc supplier onboarding by executing NDAs, LOIs, MWAs, LTAs, and other documents necessary for long term relationships. Responsible for inventory management and periodic buying of commodities purchased in support of company operations.
Bachelor’s required with a minimum of 7 years of related experience in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge of legal aspects, UCC coverage and Incoterms usage for the purchase of goods and services. Ability to think analytically, exercise independent judgment, and work independently. Prefer CPM or CPSM.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About SEARLES VALLEY MINERALS, INC.
Searles Valley Minerals provides customers worldwide with high quality soda ash, sodium sulfate, and boron products from a large saline mineral deposit in California’s Mojave Desert. Searles Valley Minerals uses an environmentally friendly solution mining technology to extract mineral rich brines from over 25,000 acres of leased and owned reserves which it processes using proprietary technologies in three manufacturing facilities in Trona, California.
As part of the international organization Nirma Ltd., Searles Valley Minerals is committed to continuous improvement and renewal of our century old company.