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Job title
Product Purchaser
Purchasing & Product Development
Post date
Jun 4, 2024
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Product Purchaser

Full-time |  PRD | Location – Olathe, KS, 66022

Purchase products for an assigned commodity group with guidance from senior team members and management. Learn and apply understanding of supply chain concepts and negotiation skills to identify cost savings and ensure fiscal benefit to TVH. Want to be part of a global company ? Apply today!


You’ll deliver short and long term projects that support the business strategy. This will involve:

  • Product development: sourcing, creating orders, evaluating opportunities, updating information

  • Quality management: analyzing results of the samples and providing technical support (e.g. to sales)

  • Item management: maintaining lifecycle, creating relations, assigning category IDs and updating technical information, directly support sales if needed (technical questions)

  • Supplier management: registration, evaluation and problem resolution

  • Procurement support: searching for sellable items, creating purchase requisitions

  • Agreement management: creation, changes and review

  • Maintain and update technical information

  • May also include: role of global product/supplier responsible


We’re looking for someone who can come up with simple solutions to complex problems. To join us you need:

  • In depth technical knowledge of the assigned product range

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Technical proficiency; Parts Data, Oracle, Excel etc. 

  • Knowledge of procurement and supply chain processes and practices

  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Compliance knowledge of the assigned product group(s)

  • Ability to adapt to changing business needs and requirements.

  • Think and act global


You’ll be part of a people-centric culture, where your well-being matters.  Our comprehensive package offers standard benefits such as medical, dental, and vision, plus unique benefits such as our onsite health clinic and our incredible dollar for dollar 401(k) match up to 6%. At our HQ, there’s an on-site preschool, restaurant and where you can get active or enjoy our regular team get-togethers. 

We also offer:

  • Hybrid work schedule

  • Opportunities for professional development, including access to LinkedIn Learning and many in-house/external training courses


TVH is a global business with a family atmosphere, where people are at the center. We value clarity, mutual respect, kindness and open communication. Our people are down-to-earth, easy to work and engage with. We welcome differences and celebrate new ideas.


TVH is a parts specialist for quality parts and accessories for material handling, industrial vehicles, and construction and agricultural equipment. Working at TVH is opting for a company that excels as an international market leader and is well-known for its unstoppable craving for innovation.

TVH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. TVH will not discriminate against applicants based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older.

Alex Marsh

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