Senior Buyer - (US.580), North Canton, Connecticut, United States

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Job Description

We are looking for a multi-faceted, inventory control specialist with purchasing experience.

Inventory Control:

  • Coordinates inventory activities with manufacturing, purchasing, and accounting to minimize waste and maximize production.
  • Administer cycle counts, transact cycle count quantities, and identify root cause of variances and corrective actions to be taken.
  • Data entry into an inventory system to maintain up-to-date and accurate data for all materialsused in the manufacturing.
  • Manage the disposition of excess and/or obsolete purchased inventory
  • Prepare reports, showing current inventory on hand and identify any adjustments made to inventory.

Purchasing:

  • Purchase assigned raw materials and/or parts to support project demand in a cost effective and timely manner.
  • Review open buy requirements, issue purchase orders, and expedite delivery of the material or service as appropriate
  • Resolve invoice discrepancies.
  • Achieve total cost improvement and inventory reduction targets
  • Work on strategic purchasing initiatives with Purchasing Manager and/or Corporate CommodityManager
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • BA or BS in supply chain management, business administration, operations or related field.
  • Prior inventory control and replenishment experience required.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in an inventory control and/or purchasing with a concentration in an engineered-to-order materials environment
  • Self-directed, able to prioritize/manage complex issues and tasks, and negotiate price, terms, and conditions with minimal supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills
  • 5+ experience with Oracle or ERP systems is a plus.
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Professional Certification in Purchasing and/or Supply Chain is a plus.
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to work well independently as well as collaborate in groups.
Job Code
US.580
Employment Type
Full-Time
Job Location
North Canton, Connecticut, United States
Required Trades
Buyer/Purchasing Agent
Required Certifications
N/A
Job Posted Date
2016-04-27
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