Terex Corporation Buyer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer reporting in three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Cranes, and Materials Processing. Terex manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, manufacturing, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy and utility industries.


This position is responsible for the purchasing of commodities and services to support production and aftermarket requirements. Work includes reviewing requests; sourcing vendors examining price, suitability, and availability of items or services; comparing specifications; and reviewing alternatives. Work is performed independently under the general direction of the Supply Chain Manager.


  • Support Launch teams through supply Chain Planning development, including RFQ’s, analysis and negotiation of supplier responses, Supplier Statement of Work Negotiation, and Make vs. Buy analysis.

  • Develop Sourcing Recommendations with supporting rationale and documentation.

  • Identify and implement cost savings through spend analysis, supplier negotiations, business resourcing, and other purchasing methods.

  • Participate as an extended member of the Purchasing Commodity Team in regards to commodity strategy, minority business strategy, supplier consolidation, and cost savings.

  • Support manufacturing operations and quality department with supplier issue resolution.

  • Administrate Purchase Orders and Vendor Master information in the ERP system.

  • Comply with purchasing policies/procedures, as well as legal/ethical obligations.

  • Navigate legal issues involving Terms and Conditions, and identify issues that require professional legal assistance.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience in a manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualification:

  • experience in negotiations

  • experience in Engineering Change Orders

  • experience reading BOM's

  • experience in MRP

  • Proficient at intermediate level with Excel

  • Ideal candidate will possess CPM or CPSM i

  • Ability to analyze complex data, identify and execute savings opportunities, implement sourcing strategies, and quickly execute tasks to realize benefits.

  • Ability to multi-task multiple categories & projects. Ability to coordinate strategies/activities across multiple business functions.

  • Able to effectively prioritize multiple priorities.

  • Oracle experience preferred.


Location US-OK-Oklahoma City

Posted Date 3 weeks ago

Job ID 2017-35528

# Positions 1

Category Supply Mgmt and Trans