Tosaf USA Inc. is the youngest plant in the Tosaf world. The plant quickly grew to the current capacity and we are able to produce Colors, Additives, Whites and Specialty compounds. Our 2018 volumes are 10x if compared to the 2017 and our plans for 2019 are even more ambitious. We like keeping things simple around here and our mission is very clear: “We deliver innovative solutions to the plastic industry”

Our people live and nurture strong values that drive our daily decisions:

ACCOUNTABILITY: Acknowledging and assuming responsibility for actions, products, decisions, and policies. It can be applied to both individual accountability on the part of employees and accountability of the company as a whole.

INTEGRITY: Acting with honesty and honor without compromising the truth.

OWNERSHIP: Taking care of the company and customers as they were one’s own.

SAFETY: Ensuring the health and safety of employees and going beyond the legal requirements to provide an accident-free workplace.

This is what we stand for and, besides exceptional technical skills, we are looking for people that share these same values and want to help us in our journey to make this plant the reference in our business.


THE JOB

We are looking for a Dynamic Raw Materials Purchaser to manage the purchasing as requested by our factory in Bessemer City (NC).

The goal is to ensure that the business will always have adequate stock that meets its requirements. That way we can deliver value to our customers through high-quality products and facilitate sustainable growth.


HOW WILL YOU DO IT?

•Accepting purchase requisitions from production personnel
•Procure Raw Materials and Components in a timely manner to ensure delivery, with emphasis on meeting target price, quality, quantity, availability, and delivery dates
•Perform Market surveys and negotiations with suppliers
•Preparation of purchasing agreements
•Prepares reports, analyze data, and make recommendations to increase operational efficiencies
•Liaise with peers in purchasing (other plants) to agree on strategy and pricing
•Identify and negotiate contracts, pricing, payment terms, and cost savings opportunities
•Going to events and meetings with suppliers


YOUR EXPERTISE

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain, Operations Management, Chemistry or Engineering
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the field of Raw Materials
  • Excellent leadership, negotiation, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Good organizational skills and detail-oriented
  • Experience in working with an ERP (Priority would be an advantage)
  • Proficiency at MS Office (mastering Excel, in particular, is a strong need)

Experience in an industrial environment in the plastics field would be a strong advantage!


WHAT SHOULD YOU EXPECT

It's time to embrace your next challenge!

This is your opportunity to be part of Tosaf. We have spent more than 30 years to become one of the global leaders in Masterbatches and additives for plastics and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We want you can grow up and increase your knowledge bringing Tosaf to achieve new goals.

If you live around Bessemer City (NC) and you are a difference maker with expertise in commodity sourcing management, this is the opportunity for you.

We are waiting for you!