Buyer – 15 Month Contract

  • Company:
    Magna Corp
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

Magna Exteriors
Mytox Manufacturing
Job Type
Fixed-term Contract
Company Introduction
This position is for Mytox Manufacturing, a division of Magna Exteriors.
Magna Exteriors, an operating unit of Magna International, is one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative systems and modules as well as offers a variety of exterior and interior mirror systems to the global automotive industry. Our focus is on developing technically sophisticated and economically viable products in order to satisfy our customers at any time.
Mytox Manufacturing is a division of Magna International located in Vaughan, Ontario. Mytox is a diverse company with capabilities ranging from engineering services, metal fabrication, Inline Compounding Injection molding and final assembly of sub-components. Mytox supplies products to major OEM’s such as FORD, FCA and GM
Major Responsibilities
Purchasing and negotiating supplier contracts for production items as per programs and commodities assigned (including market-testing)
Communicating with suppliers (written and verbal) on a daily basis to achieve organizational objectives
Route internal requisitions for approval, create and distribute purchase orders for items that exceed $10K
Flexibility to manage after hours conference calls / travel to offsite supplier locations as needed
Issuing of all applicable Purchase Orders and Amendments
Responsible for minimizing and verifying all supplier obsolescence claims with supporting documentation
Responsible for monitoring and acquiring cost savings & productivity participation rebates from production suppliers
Responsible for issuing all Supplier debit and credit notes as required
Contributes to Departmental Continual Improvement at all times, both in general and specifically related to departmental goals and activity
Attends APQP meetings and executes all purchasing responsibilities along with keeping program tracking charts up to date
Works with quality team to process QPF claims back to suppliers
Research potential suppliers to develop global souring opportunities
Maintains responsibility for departmental Continuous Improvement at all times, both in general and specifically related to individual duties
Attends training based on Mytox Internal Training Matrix
Utilizes effective Housekeeping practices and 5S principles
Adheres to all Mytox safety rules and regulations
Follows all applicable Mytox BOS procedures
Any other reasonable request by management
Knowledge and Education
Post-secondary education or equivalent
PMAC / CPP enrollment
Understanding of basic accounting principles
Minimum 5 years purchasing experience in manufacturing environment
Hands-on understanding of manufacturing processes for commodity being purchased
Previous experience in capital procurement
Ability to review and comprehend supplier financial statements
Effective computerized business applications skills
Good English communication skills (both written and verbal)
Good interpersonal and effective organizational skills
Capable of working with minimal supervision
Ability to work under pressure
PMAC / CPP certification
Automotive background (preferably Magna)
Experience in scheduling and inventory control, reviewing and understanding of engineering drawings and specs
Knowledge of QS-9000, ISO-14001 and TS/IATF-16949 standards
Familiarity with CMI software or other ERP systems
Technical back round in quality, process, engineering, program management
Additional Information
Mytox Manufacturing, a division of Magna Exteriors, is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an interview, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.