Job Listing Description

Buyer

Description:
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Buyer for an opportunity in
Cypress, CA

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Analyzes demand and plans supply in accordance, ensures efficient and quality execution of requirements and purchasing action messages, manages supplier delivery, quality, and cost performance and improvement.
" Acts as authorized agent of the company, making financial commitments and managing key supplier relationships to ensure supply chain performance
" Manages complex supplier accounts, requiring advanced knowledge of commodity, supply base, and program
" Responsible for key suppliers, significant spend, and challenging supply chain problem resolution
" Provides peer review and oversight to junior Purchasing Agents
" Possesses solid working knowledge of subject matter
" Make daily purchases and input into MRP system based on demand, while analyzing the quality, specifications, and delivery requirements
" Ensure just in time supply aligns with loaded demand to maintain inventory targets
" Send out quotations for bid on non-contracted items, and negotiate best price
" Interface with planning and purchasing Integrated Program Team (IPT) to ensure any changes in schedule or requirements are flowed down to suppliers
" Review purchase orders regularly and follow up on unconfirmed orders, past due items, etc.
" Generate effective communication, good relationships, and a positive image with suppliers, promoting courtesy, objectivity, and fairness
" Act as authorized agent of the company and primary contact to assigned suppliers
" Proactively manage suppliers and regularly assess performance to ensure on-time delivery of quality product
" Manage program shortages and ensure supplier commitments are communicated to IPT Lead
" Review non-conformance reports (NCRs) against supplier product and communicate and coordinate disposition
" Identifies and mitigates risk, solves problems, and escalates as needed to IPT Lead and/or Purchasing Manager

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
" Minimum 3 years of supply chain/purchasing/sourcing experience
" MRP system experience
" MS Office Skills (Excel, PowerPoint)
Preferred Qualifications:
" Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain or program management
" Previous experience supporting manufacturing, aerospace preferred
" Ability to read and analyze engineering prints
Position Criteria:
" Strong written and verbal business communications abilities
" Self-starter with ability to drive improvement, meet timeliness and objectives
" Identifying problems working with teams to solve through leading actions collaboratively
" Ability to analyze and communicate requirements
" Ability to apply Supply Chain past experience to current environment and modify as needed
" Ability to negotiate, influence, and win respect
" Ability to make timely decisions and take action
" Ability to provide information regarding tasks, plans, schedule and strategy to stakeholders
" Customer service oriented

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/First Shift

 
Job Number: 179953
Job Location: Cypress, CA
Rate: $DOE
Input Date: 06/18/2019
Last Updated: 09/19/2019
Firm Name: CHIPTON ROSS
Attention: Chelsie Goodreau
Address: 343 MAIN ST
City, State: EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245
Phone: 310/414-7800 X286
800 Phone: 800/927-9318
Fax Phone: 310/414-7808
Email: cgoodreau@chiptonross.com
Website: www.chiptonross.com

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