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Buyer

Location
Long Lake, Minnesota
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
23 Sep 2022

Description:

Reviews and analyzes MRP and other related reports to procure components or services from suppliers.

Ensures purchase orders and change orders for assigned parts, materials, and supplies are input into the system and documented in a timely and accurate manner in accordance with established procedures.

Ensures integrity of purchase orders by verifying all information provided on supplier acknowledgement, including part numbers, descriptions, pricing, and delivery dates.

Expedites purchase orders related to past due items, special orders, and other requests on an as needed basis. Follows up as necessary.

Communicates with sales and production teams regarding status of orders in relation to sales order dates and/or scheduling requirements.

Assists in solving discrepancies with suppliers, inventory, finance, and engineering.

Assists in obtaining and analyzing supplier quotes.

Assists with supplier negotiations to get the best possible pricing.

Demonstrates leadership and sound judgment in representing the purchasing department and the company internally and externally.

Complies with all company policies and procedures, including ISO, OSHA, and AWAIR requirements.

Supports company vision and mission and exemplifies the core values daily.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills:

ERP, purchasing experience, Raw Material Purchasing, Purchasing, Supply chain, Mrp, kanban

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

1 to 3 years of experience

Interpersonal / good communication skills

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 719174082-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Actalent
  • Location: Long Lake, Minnesota
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent