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Purchasing/Procurement Mass Production Buyer - Entry level

London, Ohio
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Annual Salary: $50K-$60K

Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, being challenged, and learning new skills? If so, Stanley Electric is offering a great entry level opportunity for you to grow your aptitude into a very rewarding career as a Purchasing/Procurment Mass Production Buyer!


Stanley Electric US is a full-service, tier one supplier to Honda, specializing in the design and production of lighting equipment, accessories, and electronic components. Our London, Ohio facility houses lighting and mold design, construction, production engineering, and dedicated associates in our Quality, Assembly, Sales, and Customer Service departments. At Stanley, we blaze our own trail to a brilliant future by daring to outshine light.


Ensuring production operates without interruption by:

Managing cost, quality and on-time delivery of supplies
Providing excellent support to multiple internal and external customers while facilitating several active accounts.
Expediting materials and components due to changes in customer demand, inventory discrepancies, or rejects.


Creating and issuing purchase orders/forecasts for components after reviewing inventory needs to ensure that production operates without interruption, while meeting inventory targets. Perform frequent physical inventory counts to review / evaluate inventory levels meet production requirements.
Report on-time delivery performance on a monthly basis and take action to improve. Respond to supplier errors and take corrective action by issuing a DTR (delivery trouble report) and a CAR (corrective action request) to suppliers.
Establish and maintain min/max for store locations based on customer rate of sale. Update as conditions change. Minimize overflow condition.
Expediting of all materials and components due to changes in customer demand, inventory discrepancies, or rejects to ensure the efficient running of production lines.
Work closely with Purchasing Supplier Development at new model launch to ensure all required events are covered and mass production launch is secure.
Regularly communicate with suppliers about any open issues, problems or concerns to establish that the supplier is meeting the requirements of the purchase order agreement.
Track and report remaining/service inventory and/or deadstock at buildout timing.
Monitor and report on any design change to mass production item.
Address other issues and/or responsibilities as opportunities arise.


Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
401K Retirement Savings with Company Match
Tuition Reimbursement and more!


High school diploma or GED
Associate degree in business or related field or equivalent Purchasing/Procurement Mass Production Buyer experience described above

These qualifications are preferred but not necessary for you to get started:

2 years of experience as a buyer, preferably in the automotive industry
Proficiency in MRP and Microsoft Office
Proven analytical ability
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Demonstrated negotiation skills


Minimal Lifting required (max 40 lbs.) .5 hours
General Office Environment (6.5) hours per day
Manufacturing Environment (1.5) hour per day
Occasional overnight travel may be required to perform essential functions at remote locations or receive training.

All Stanley U.S. Associates share in the effort to achieve customer satisfaction and continuously improve overall performance. Success is found in the delivery of high-quality products on a timely basis at a competitive price. Every team member, in the conduct of his or her daily activities and interactions, has abundant opportunity to make a positive contribution. While no listing of duties and responsibilities can completely capture the many ways this opportunity presents itself, fulfilling the responsibilities of her or his role is one important means by which an individual Associate contributes to Stanley s overall success.
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  • Job Reference: 673993512-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Stanley Electric US
  • Location: London, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent