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Date: Jan 7, 2023

Location: JANESVILLE, US, 53546

Company: NOVARES


Together, let’s create the car systems of the future: With 12 000 employees in 23 countries and a $ 1.4B, we are a global plastic solutions provider which designs and produces cutting edge parts and complex systems for virtually every OEMs in the world.


Our innovation strategy drives us to invent unique solutions that shift the way cars interact with passengers and are powered for greener mobility.


Do you want to join a diverse, dynamic and international group, powered by a strong team spirit? Join Us!


Novares is looking for its Purchasing department his/her future Site Buyer (M/F), located in JANESVILLE JN-PL.


Carries out the purchases for his/her site as part of Quality/Cost/Deadline/Service requirements and in compliance with Purchasing procedures and strategies.

Main Missions

1 - Deploy the group Purchasing strategies- Propose and implement the necessary actions, in line with the Purchasing strategies
- Propose pathways to optimise costs as part of the defined Purchasing policy
- Propose solutions to improve the technical productivities of their site
- Contribute to the continuous improvement of the Purchasing function
2 - Carry out purchasing for their site(s)
- Negotiate with the suppliers for all purchases (production and non-production) for their sites
- Contribute to reducing stocks and improving supplier payment conditions
- Prevent and deal with disputes with suppliers for their site
- Ensure that current regulations are followed when orders are made
- Monitor or update purchase prices for nomenclature-listed articles for their site
- Help to monitor the quality objectives that suppliers need to meet, ensure they are followed, and put in place the associated action plans
- Intervene at level one for all negotiations for their site (quality, costs, deadlines, services)
3 - Contribute to the continuous improvement of the purchasing function
- Complete the requested reports in time
- Communicate the necessary information for their activity to buyers, supplier quality staff, prescribers, and internal customers
- Capitalise on the information obtained within their activity, obtain feedback, and make it available to other employees
4 - Contribute to ensuring purchasing productivity
- Working with the Family Buyers, devise productivity plans
- Follow the purchasing productivity plans for their site


Essential job functions


Candidate Profile :

Level of Experience: Mid-Career 

Type of Contract: ATW - At Will Contract 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, political orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Madison