Robert Half International Senior Buyer in Bedford, Massachusetts
Robert Half is searching for a Senior Buyer for a great company in Bedford MA. They will be responsible for sourcing, planning and procuring components, raw materials, and subcontracted services which support requirements based on the production schedules and customer requirements. This role requires analysis, RFQ, award process, supplier negotiations, and project management skills. The Senior Buyer will be responsible for resolving supplier performance issues as needed. The individual will be accountable for material inventory levels and cost savings targets for all goods and materials procured. Ensure these activities are completed on time and in accordance with company policies and customer requirements. This position has flexibility, great perks, and a wonderful culture. JOB REQUIREMENTS: ? Responsible for capacity planning at key TRI manufacturers ? Implement system-driven supply planning, and work to optimize planning efficacy and efficiency ? Monitor and manage select component and raw material inventory at key manufacturers ? Manage all aspects of purchasing and vendor contracts to meet quality, delivery and cost savings objectives ? Create project budgets and purchasing plans including annual operating budgets. ? Solicit competitive contract pricing and negotiating purchase prices to ensure best pricing available. ? Coordinate order deliveries to ensure timeliness and cost efficiency of all purchases. ? Second source strategic purchases as needed to mitigate risk. ? Manage technical documents, pricing, delivery, and key milestones. ? Manage inventories and utilize inventory control tools to maintain inventory accuracy. ? Analyze, adjust, and optimize product and component inventory levels to coincide with project construction needs and lead time changes among various, simultaneous projects. ? Responsible for the supply planning process for long lead time (overseas-sourced) items
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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Req ID: 02130-0010556327
Functional Role: Purchasing
Postal Code: 01730
Compensation: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year
Requirements: International Supply Chain Management NetSuite Purchasing Inventory Planning Reporting If you OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW is interested in this role please send your most updated resume to Brian Milisci at firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking forward to speaking with you!