Randstad Buyer in Revere, Massachusetts

Buyer

job details:

  • location:Revere, MA

  • salary:$30 - $35 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, July 13, 2018

  • experience:2 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:141505

job description

Buyer

Contract position: An Ingredient & Packaging Buyer is needed for a 5+ month contract in the Revere, MA area. The ideal candidate will have their Bachelor's degree and/or 2+ years related purchasing experience. Experience in food manufacturing is preferred. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Responsibilities for the Buyer

  • Determining ingredient requirements for finished goods for a set schedule

  • Placing purchase orders to support the production schedule

  • Maintaining purchase orders in the ERP system

  • Creating trackers to review material usage

  • Maintaining inventory turns and purchase price variance as set by standards

  • Interacting cross-functionally with scheduling, manufacturing, and other teams to ensure material availability

  • Assisting with sourcing and new vendor set up

Requirements for the Buyer

  • BS/BA and/OR 2+ years related experience

  • Experience in food manufacturing

  • Experience in purchasing & expediting required

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel & Word)

Benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.