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Sr. Buyer - Job - Open Positons at Dabico Airport Solutions

Sr. Buyer

Our new facility in Indianapolis will have approximately 60 employees specialized in the manufacturing and worldwide distribution of ground power supply system, pre-conditioned air equipment and customer solutions in the field of airport equipment. As a specialist, we see ourselves as offering our customers system solutions that are environmentally friendly and at once optimize the profitability of a wide variety of work processes.

We are looking for
  • Sr. Buyer

Summary and Your tasks

  • Under broad supervision, this position purchases materials, supplies and services at favorable terms for the organization. Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services. Tracks purchases, monitors vendor quality, and maintains a current database of vendor information. This senior-level position contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature.
Pay Range: 78k-85k - depending on experience 


Your experience and skills

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Able to project manage elements of supply chain in an engineering led production organization. E.g., interpreting engineering drawings, helping in make vs. buy decisions, expediting sub-assemblies to meet shipment deadlines
  • Identifies, researches, and evaluates suppliers that meet the organization's standards of price, quality, timing, and reliability of supply.
  • Recognizes and evaluates sales, promotional campaigns, and other opportunities to secure reduced prices.
  • Assesses supplier's products to ensure they that they comply with specifications and meets the organization's quality standards.
  • Analyzes and evaluates supplier bids, tenders, proposals, or quotations; negotiates prices and delivery conditions; and commits to purchases (within established limits of authority) with terms that are in the organization's best interest.
  • Interprets inventory requests, production schedules, purchase requisitions, orders, and other documents to co-ordinate purchasing activities in view of current and anticipated demand for goods and materials.
  • Monitors the quality and timeliness of materials and goods supplied; follows up the status of purchase orders with vendors to ensure timely delivery; and communicates status of orders with internal customers.
  • Moderate to advanced skills in data analysis and management. Able to export ERP / MRP data and manipulate in MS Excel. This should include ability to efficiently and quickly work in pivot tables, combine multiple data sets, v/h lookups, and advance sorts and filters.
  • Advanced organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities as they evolve daily.
  • Demonstrated advance understanding of MRP Systems, TCO Factors, Vendor Audits and Qualification, Part Qualification, Negotiation, and Inventory Management Practices.
  • Understanding of Commodity Based Market Analysis and research of alternate vendors.
  • May coach or review the work of less experienced staff.


If you fit our requirements and you are motivated to get started with us, please apply and send your resume to

Please check our open positions on our website

We look forward to receiving your application.

Address: 5740 Decatur Blvd, Indianapolis, Indiana 46241

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Career level
Working time
Full time
Employment type
Permanent employment

DABICO AIRPORT SOLUTIONS is a leading ground support equipment manufacturer and service provider. Dabico Airport Solutions offers a comprehensive range of state-of-the-art, turn-key systems for contact gates, remote aprons, and maintenance repair and overhaul hangars for commercial and defence applications all around the world.


Marisa Moore
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