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Buying/Procurement Specialist
Ref No.: 18-75063
Location: Claremore, Oklahoma
Start Date: 10/10/2018
Title: Buying/Procurement Specialist
Start Date: 10/29/2018
Bill Rate:
# of Openings: 1
Position Type: Full Time/Contract
Locations: Claremore, OK
Additional Details:

Buying/Procurement Specialist
Immediate Hire

Benefit: Position eligible for: Healthcare (Medical, Dental, Vision) - Competitive Hourly Rate - PTO/Vacation Time - Paid Holidays - Direct Deposit - 401K plan - Overtime Eligible

Location: Claremore, OK 74017

Buyer responsibilities:
  • Places orders for varieties of materials/supplies.
  • May select and negotiate with approved vendors.
  • Reviews bids and contracts submitted by lower-level buyers before orders are placed.
  • Has authority to commit company to purchases within approved guidelines.
  • Responsible for contract negotiations.
  • May substitute items without approval.
  • May train lower level buyers.
  • May recommend new developments in materials and supplies and on improving quality and cost of purchases.
Planner Responsibilities:
  • Maximizes production capacity by establishing, adjusting and monitoring production schedules consistent with master schedules.
  • Develops work tasks and instructions which specify processes and/or equipment to be used for sequence of operations to meet finished good needs.
  • Revises and reschedules orders to meet production requirement. Identifies, locates and evaluates alternate sources of supply to facilitate cost competitiveness.
  • Handles special projects, as assigned.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills. Good analytical skills.
  • Sound knowledge of production process and flow throughout the manufacturing shop.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree preferred. 5+ years applicable experience.
Professional certifications may be required.