Ref No.: 18-05723
Location: Irving, Texas
Position Type:SupplyChain
Start Date / End Date: 04/19/2018 to 04/19/2019
Job Title: Buyer I
Duration: 1 year
Location: Irving, TX- 75038

Job Description - Buyer/Planner
 Position Summary:
  • Supports the manufacturing operation with the timely purchase/delivery of raw material supplies to maintain the monthly MPS build schedule.
  • Professional correspondence with suppliers.
  • Proficiency in preparing summary documents for an upper management level audience.
  • Aids in developing cost reduction plans and in leading improvement projects.
  • Coordinates activities involved with procuring goods and services for the organization.
  • Reviews inventory, requirements, safety stock, usage, open orders and lead times to assure product is available to support the operations of the plant.
  • Confers with suppliers to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, lead time, and delivery.
  • Negotiates within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
  • Prepares formal request for quotation packages and bid packages.
  • Reviews and processes purchase requisitions.
  • Assures compliance with regulatory controls by fully understanding company and departmental DOP's and SOP's.
  • Manages corrective action processes related to supplier non-conformances and adequately resolves supplier related issues.
  • Monitor vendor performance through KPIs and provide feedback to supplier.
  • Review and establish material and inventory requirements necessary to meet sales demand. Maintain effective and efficient inventory supply.
  • Ensure contract compliance.
  • Interface with QA personnel, management, customers, vendors regarding defective or unacceptable goods or services to determine source of trouble and initiate required corrective actions.
  • Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university or equivalent.
  • Five years related experience or equivalent combination education and experience.
  • 1-3 years procurement/sourcing experience preferred
  • 1-3 years of Materials, Supply Chain, Engineering or Supplier Quality experience is required.
NOTE: This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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 Contact: Rashmi M
Email: | Phone: 732 272 0331