Responsibilities

  • Responsible for quoting, negotiating and purchasing of indirect materials in support of two new facilities
  • Procures material in a wide range of commodities.
  • Places, reschedules, and cancels purchase orders in a timely manner for commodities
  • Coordinates purchases with MRP requirements
  • Manages open orders to ensure on time delivery
  • Manages and directs vendors to maximize company’s position
  • Interfaces with Planning, Engineering, Finance and Warehouse as required
  • Understands market conditions and makes recommendations for Supply Solutions
  • Maintains SAP master data
  • Takes on projects while keeping Manager informed of progress or roadblocks

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Business with experience in purchasing/materials/supply chain
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Strong interpersonal, consultative, and conflict resolution skills
  • Strong organization and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage and direct vendors and perform value analysis required
  • Usage of computer based MRP required – SAP preferred
  • Solid understanding of cost reduction and inventory management techniques
  • Strong ability to follow through on all tasks
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Energetic, self-motivated, with initiative, seeking to learn and growth within the supply chain field

Shortlisted candidates will be offered a 1 Year Agency contract employment.