Will be responsible for planning, developing and buying materials, parts, supplies and equipment in a timely and cost effective way while maintaining appropriate quality standards and specifications.
Essential duties include;
Negotiates price, quality, delivery and selects supplier and places purchase orders while assuring compliance to local and corporate procedures.
Expedites delivery of items by contacting vendors and shippers to ensure that merchandise, supplies, and equipment are forwarded on specified shipping date.
Develops and maintains supplier relationships on an on-going basis.
Identifies cost savings opportunities and assists in developing innovative approaches to supply chain management.
Continuously search for new sources of vendors so that company objectives such as reduced costs and improved deliveries can be realized.
Bachelor Degree of equivalent, along with a minimum 2-5 year’s experience in a purchasing role.
Must have at least 5 year’s experience working with SAP.
Proven multi-tasking experience.
Ability to utilize various computer software programs for work processing, database and spreadsheets.
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and supply chain techniques a plus.
No relocation offered.
Resume with salary history will only be accepted.