Adecco Engineering and Technical has a current job opportunity for a Buyer on a year assignment with a leading semiconductor manufacturing company inSanta Clara,CA.
In this role, buyer will be responsible for negotiating pricing and other terms of purchase, as well as quote materials, procure materials, components, equipment and services at lowest cost consistent with consideration of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need.
Buyer Job Opportunity
Expedites and ensures the timely receipt of materials.
Works with engineering andMPMor SCMto recommend new suppliers. Issues RFQs, analyzes proposals, negotiates prices and delivery, issues and/or adjusts purchase orders in a timely manner. Follows-up on orders, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.
Negotiates vendor contracts, as appropriate. Follows purchasing business processes.
Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels. Interfaces with Accounting and Receiving to resolve problems.
ReviewsMRP on a regular basis. Executes and cancels pull ins, push outs and planned orders as prioritized.
Reviews and ensures actions per disposition of ECOs on a world wide basis.
Maintains inventory levels per plan and performs E&Z analysis.Minimizes excess and zero demand inventory.
Monitors and updates commit dates on shortage reports. Expedites shortages to meet manufacturing need dates.
Evaluates supplier reliability. Surveys suppliers to maintain adequate working relationship.
May work to develop new supply sources where suppliers are inadequate.
Pulls and reads part specifications and engineering drawings.
Completes special projects for manager as required.
Requires a general understanding of supply chain management, competitive analysis, cost analysis, cost avoidance and reduction, negotiation, commodity knowledge, information systems / commerce, and procure to invoice.
Requires a general understanding of the supplier's business and processes, and a good understanding of the technical aspects of the products.
B.A./B.S. level degree or equivalent in business, purchasing/materials, supply chain management or related discipline
2+ years of purchasing experience
Requires proficiency in Lotus Notes,MS Word, Excel, PDM, Oracle P/C Planner, Oracle Buyer, Oracle Inventory Control, Oracle BOMand Oracle ECO.
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