Procurement Specialist / Buyer

Company Name: Dorman Products

Location: Lewisberry, PA, US - 17339

Job Duration: 2021-04-08 to 2021-05-08


Dorman Products is looking for a Procurement Specialist / Buyer to join our team in our Lewisberry, PA location. The ideal candidate will be responsible for purchasing and managing raw material inventory for designated production areas. This is a great opportunity for a recent college graduate who is forward thinking and knows how to get things done!


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor changes to demand schedule and make appropriate purchasing decisions for raw material
  • Understand and facilitate replenishment decisions for complex buyer lines
  • Schedule and monitor the movement of materials through the supply chain
  • Review past due, expediting, and confirmed order reports to identify and resolve supply issues
  • Work with vendors: solicit quotes, negotiate pricing, credit terms and stocking programs
  • Assist in deploying strategies/systems to ensure raw material inventory is within acceptable ranges 
  • Collaborate extensively with intradepartmental and cross-functional teams.
  • Facilitate and ensure continuous replenishment programs (CRP) are meeting goals. Recommend CRP changes to the Supply Chain Manager
  • Assist with reviewing receiving, invoicing, and inventory discrepancies
  • Generate purchase orders and vendor contracts
  • Create, run and analyze reports associated with materials department


Education, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • 1+ years of relevant experience
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and an exceptional attention to detail 
  • Experience with AS400 based MRP/ERP systems preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products including Excel and Access 
  • Ability to work well within a team environment




Dorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.