Buyer
Ref No.: 17-04433
Location: Wilsonville, Oregon
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/23/2017
Client: DW Fritz
Location: Non Local Only
# Position: -
Salary: $25 - $35/ hr
Contract to hire
Job Description:

We cant advertise their name, so keep it confidential… if we need to adjust the pay let me know I will ask.
 
 
Our clients Purchasing team is fast-paced and very attentive to detail. This team maintains flexibility in order to be prepared for abrupt changes based on the needs of the customer all while keeping costs and lead times down. The positive, can-do attitudes of these team members assist the interaction between vendors and other internal teams, facilitating the creation of brilliant products. The Purchasing team handles a large volume of projects and consistently finds innovative solutions to every-day tasks.
 
 
Your Responsibilities
 
  • Purchase parts for production from approved vendors per assigned commodities.
  • Expedite orders as needed to meet project demands.
  • Negotiate better prices to reduce project costs.
  • Maintain purchase orders and RFQs in the Epicor ERP system.
  • Request and award bids.
  • Help to qualify new vendors as needed.
  • Maintain positive vendor relationships.
  • Maintain a positive, productive relationship with project teams.
  • Follow department policy and procedures.
 
Your Qualifications 
 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage time effectively to achieve deadlines.
  • Effective collaboration skills working with other departments to ensure the timeliness of product        ordering and delivery.
  • Ability to actively participate in team development and team-oriented processes and motivate others to do the same.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Problem solving, system and methods improvement skills.
  • High attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Professional appearance and attitude.
Your Education and Experience
 
  • Associate degree; Bachelor's preferred.
  • 4 to 5 years of experience in quoting and ordering parts required.
    • Made to print experience preferred
  • Experience in industrial or high-tech industries.
  • Experience in high volume ordering.
  • Experience with Epicor ERP (Version 10+) preferred.