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Purchasing Analyst Job

Date: May 10, 2022

Location: Bellevue, WA, US, 98004 Denton, TX, US, 76207-2198

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services, you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

Requisition Summary

Provide support to Purchasing Commodity Managers and Composites, Structures, Fabrications, and Stampings Department in the areas of analyzing cost reconciliations, quote management, business award, contracts, supplier development, commodity strategy, cost management, supplier performance improvement, and resourcing.  Interface with Engineering, Supplier Quality, Materials and other PACCAR organizations as necessary. 

Location can be Denton, Texas or Bellevue, Washington.  

Job Functions / Responsibilities

•    Support all aspects of supplier quotations including loading of bids and bid packages, processing of responses, evaluation, and award.  Timely processing in support of program and project schedules is essential.
•    Interface with Purchasing Controller’s group to analyze and reconcile supplier invoices.
•    Assist with the development of supplier contracts and agreements.
•    Support development of commodity strategies and suppliers.
•    Develop and implement cost management initiatives utilizing Materials Cost Excellence strategies to improve overall delivered product costs.
•    Support activities to drive improved supplier performance in delivery, quality and cost.  Travel to supplier locations in support of these objectives as required.
•    Assist with resourcing initiatives as necessary – bid packages, supplier alternatives, response analysis, selection and award.
•    Communicate and conduct meetings and formal presentations with suppliers, plant, and division personnel as necessary.
•    Other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

•    Purchasing or related experience preferred.
•    Strong analytical skills.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•    Creative, self-motivated quality and results-driven work ethic.
•    Strong PC skills (Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint) required.
•    Able to travel.

Education Required

•    Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Finance, or related field.

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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