Materials Agent

Purchasing
Warroad, MN
At Marvin, we have Careers – Built around you! Join a company that knows the value of its employees and works with you to develop your career goals.   
 
We are currently seeking a Materials Agent to join the Purchasing department at our Warroad, MN (www.warroad.org) location. 
 
Major responsibilities of the position include:
  • Manage material and supply chain needs for the company, including supplier sourcing and partnership for assigned commodities;
  • Ensure a continuous and quality supply of materials fit for use in Marvin processes;
  • Maintain and develop strong, mutually beneficial supplier relationships;
  • Manage the costs of the assigned commodities, including leading negotiations on price/delivery;
  • Partner with suppliers on cost reduction initiatives

Education requirements:

  • BA or BS preferred or equivalent prior Materials Agent experience

Requirements include:

  • Negotiation skills
  • Purchasing process and systems knowledge
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and project management skills
  • Relates well to all types of people
  • Good team leadership skills
  • 20% Travel
 
Marvin began as a small-town, family-owned and operated company and has transformed into a premier company in the industry. Our employees are dedicated to quality, service, innovation and enriching the spaces and places where people live and work. Our values and work ethic are forged by the communities where we’re proud to live and work.
 
Marvin is a progressive company that is recognized across the nation for innovation, product quality, and the highest level of customer service. We offer a clean, safe, well-lit environment, team-oriented atmosphere, employee growth, development, and competitive wages with health, dental, 401K, and an onsite clinic.
 
Marvin has always been dedicated to quality, service, innovation and enriching the spaces and places where people live and work. If you share these core beliefs and are interested in joining our team, apply today!