Martin Marietta Regional Buyer in New Braunfels, Texas

Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.

Summary:

We are currently seeking a Regional Buyer to join our Procurement team to support our growing business within the aggregates and raw materials industry. Reporting into the Manager of Procurement for our Cement Division, this position will be responsible for Managing complex purchase requests, quotes, bids and proposals.

Responsibilities:

  • Compile, analyze and evaluate statistical procurement data

  • Establish price objectives in accordance with budgeted/proposed item cost

  • Complete periodic spend analysis and identify savings opportunities

  • Capitalize on cost savings opportunities and document efforts

  • Participate in strategic sourcing initiatives and monitor field compliance

  • Participate in and lead cross-functional teams while working closely with suppliers to achieve superior levels of performance in quality, cost management, and service

  • Collaborate with key regional suppliers

  • Generate purchase orders from requisitions using JDE

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Supply Chain, or equivalent field experience

  • 3-5 years of progressively responsible procurement or management experience

  • Mining, manufacturing, construction or engineering experience (Operations experience a plus)

  • Demonstrated ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects

  • Experience in sourcing and contracting for equipment and services

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Possess strong presentation skills

  • Proof of cost reduction and productivity improvements.

  • Understand and execute contractual agreements

  • Ability to travel 50% of the time

  • Proven track record of exceeding expectations on a regular basis

  • Medical

  • Prescription Drug

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Health Care Reimbursement Account

  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account

  • Wellness Programs

  • Employee Assistance Plan

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

  • 401(k) with Company matching

  • Pension

  • Salary Continuation – Short-Term Disability

  • Long-Term Disability Options

  • Employee Life Insurance

  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance

  • Business Travel Accident Insurance

  • Direct Deposit Payroll

  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan

  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children

  • Matching Gift Program

  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition ID: 2018-4176

Division: Corporate Division

External Company Name: Martin Marietta, Inc.

External Company URL: http://www.martinmarietta.com/

Street: 7305 FM 1102

Post End Date: 7/13/2018