Assistant Buyer - St. Louis, MO

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type: Not Specified


Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview

Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

Position Overview

The Assistant Buyer will support a team of Buyers by compiling and transmitting RFPs/Qs, compile pricing information in support of Source Selection meetings, serve as primary focal for the vendor administration and set-up process.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Generate RFPs/Qs and transmit to suppliers.
  • Follow-up with supplier regarding proposal/quotation status.
  • Schedule and support meetings for Buyers and Leadership.
  • Focal for efficiently administering the vendor administration process.
  • Compile and report standard performance metrics.
  • Support special projects.

Education, Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree (preferred).
  • Prior work experience in a business environment.
  • Self-starter, proactive approach to accomplishing job requirements.
  • Familiar with MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Power Point)


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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