Senior Buyer-Planner Job in Speedway, IN

We have a client in Speedway, IN who is needing to fill a full-time Senior Buyer-Planner Job. The ideal candidate for this position has at least three years of experience in corporate negotiations for the buying of large, wholesale items and materials for manufacturing purposes (this is NOT a retail position). If selected to join our team, you would have the opportunity to grow alongside a five member buying team who work collaboratively to obtain the highest quality products for the lowest reasonable price while sharing inventory management duties. Our client offers a competitive bonus structure for reaching organizational benchmarks in addition to their base salary which ranges from $55,000-65,000 based upon your skill set and experience. This is a time-sensitive search for a Senior Buyer-Planner because our client is on the brink of their peak season so if you meet the qualifications, apply today!


  • Develop strategies and criteria for effective negotiations
  • Evaluate competitive offers to determine the best option in terms of cost and quality
  • Conduct in-depth cost and spend analyses, develop cost savings initiatives, and achieve all cost reduction savings targets
  • Develop effective supplier relationships
  • Resolve quality problems with suppliers and user departments
  • Evaluate and select optimal sourcing options
  • Direct a supply base that achieves benchmarks on quality, cost, and timely delivery
  • Quickly address and correct supply chain failures and delays

  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Marketing, or related field
  • Minimum of three years of strategic buying experience (preferably in a manufacturing setting)
  • Must have experience working with ERP systems and RFI/RFQ sourcing processes
  • Ideal candidates have experience with Oracle
  • Must be a self-motivated worker who is results-driven
  • Must be a natural problem-solver who possesses excellent communication skills
  • Proficient with leading negotiations for high value contracts and developing legal contracts
  • Working knowledge of value streams, cost drivers, and core components of cost structures


If you or someone in your network fit this profile and would like to apply for this Senior Buyer-Planner Job in Speedway, IN, please submit your application alongside your resume using the link in this posting or contact me directly at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].