Sr Buyer

Intermec   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 68 days ago

  by    MH Veeresh

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities include:

*  Acting as a liaison between Sourcing and all other interfacing organizations to plan, coordinate and implement strategies for all Supply Chain activities related to fulfilling manufacturing and aftermarket requirements.

*  Due to interface with global suppliers (time zone differences), the desirable candidate will need to be flexible on the hours worked.

*  This individual plans, schedules, and administrates purchase orders to ensure quality hardware is delivered on time.

*  Maintains proper inventory levels per order policy. Interacts with personnel throughout the site with frequent outside contacts to discuss/negotiate difficult technical problems.

*  Incumbent works under general direction with specified suppliers and hardware. Plans and schedules purchase orders in accordance with the production requirements as shown in the SAP ERP system.

*  Manages inventory to a specified inventory plan as required to support the production schedule

*  Researches and provides constant feedback to department and management relative to material shortages and supplier's capacity and capabilities.

*  Demonstrates an active commitment to continuous improvement in the areas of Quality, Cost, Delivery and Lead Time.

*  Have effective interpersonal and communication skills with all levels of employees and management. High degree of confidence, objectivity, tact, diplomacy and ethical conduct is essential.

*  Demonstrated ability in negotiations, planning and hardware administration procedures

*  Ability to organize work, document and/or report concisely and accurately and be thorough in carrying out the responsibilities of the job.

*  Manage supplier forecast and PO acknowledgement process through Honeywell web portal.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

*  Bachelor's degree in business or technical field recommended with minimum 4-6 years of purchasing

Additional Qualifications:

*  Project Management Experience

*  Must be proficient in MRP (SAP experience a plus).

*  Six Sigma Certification a plus.

*  Aerospace Experience

*  Experience in an automated EDI environment is preferred.

*  Knowledge of production control and material manufacturing methods is highly desired.

*  Prior experience in manufacturing.

*  Ability to multi-task projects and assess priorities in a complex and demanding environment.

*  Ability to handle multiple customers/priorities with minimal supervision under challenging conditions

*  Demonstrated experience and leadership in order management and logistics.

*  Possesses excellent verbal and written communication & presentation skills.

*  Proficient in MS Office Applications

*  Prior experience in E-Auction Marketplace

$80K