• Location
    Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary

Adecco is assisting an electronic instruments group in St. Louis with a buyer temp to hire position. The company produces specialty tubing and fittings, petrochemical processing, instrument enclosures and semiconductor fabrication.

The company is recognized leader in advanced monitoring, testing, calibrating, and display instruments. They sell its instruments to the process and analytical, aerospace, power and industrial markets worldwide. We are looking for a Buyer responsible for :
Buying and planning of materials and services to support the organization while maintaining aggressive cost, quality, inventory, and delivery goals. This includes inventory and non-inventory goods and services. The position should require minimal direction for daily activities.
• Purchase and plan material to support production requirements while aggressively negotiating cost reductions.
• Reduce inventory through the implementation of Kanban's and other inventory control policies that will increase material turns.
• Negotiate Purchase Orders with suppliers to provide a competitive total price.
• Administer contracts and daily communication with suppliers.
• Request and review quote packages for completion and accuracy.
• Work with other departments to achieve department and organization goals and objectives.
• Demonstrated adequate proficiency with the personal computer and the main frame Oracle software.
• Conduct business in a professional and ethical manner consistent with the company policies.
• Identify cost reduction activities.
• Actively participate in cross functional teams as required.
• Schedule material to support production requirements while keeping financial exposure at a minimum.
• Review and understand MRP computer system for planning purposes.
• Perform other duties as required to support organizational goals and objectives.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are as follows, and are available to yous as a contractor after one week of employment.

* Competitive pay
* Preventative medical coverage
* Vision, dental, and life insurance
* 401 (k)
* Free skills training

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this buyer position or any other related opportunities with Adecco.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

The qualified candidate will have three to five years past buying experience and college degree preferred.

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Reference number US_EN_1_021711_11734196