SENIOR BUYER

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Senior Buyer job in New Brighton, MN paying $37.00/ HR. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

 

Responsibilities for this Senior Buyer position include, but are not limited to:

 

The Sr. Buyer is responsible for developing purchasing schedules, supplier selection and management, negotiating and purchasing subcontract machined products and fabrications.
The Sr. buyer performs a variety of production planning activities in addition to purchasing required to attain production objectives in a complex and dynamic environment.

  • Reviews, negotiates and approves purchase requisitions, analyzes and works with internal technical customers in developing functional specifications, prepares RFQs, effectively sources and obtains proposals on assigned requirements.
  • Performs analysis and negotiates commercial terms with suppliers.
  • Participates in the proposal estimating process by providing timely and accurate quotes to Sales and work closely with Engineering on make/buy decisions and design changes.
  • Participate in qualifying and selecting new suppliers, including conducting supplier performance visits and monitoring supplier performance. Track and publish supplier performance metrics.
  • Utilizes pricing and cost analysis techniques to assure that the organization is receiving the best value for its purchasing dollar.
  • Negotiates and settles damage claims, rejections, losses, return of materials, over shipments, cancellations and engineering changes with suppliers.
  • Participates on the Materials Review Board

 

Qualifications for this Senior Buyer position:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Five years of purchasing experience
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Purchasing experience in the aerospace industry or in a precision machine shop environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, effective negotiation skills, good understanding of cost analysis and price analysis techniques and a basic understanding of contract law.
  • Ability to read, analyze and understand technical subjects in the aerospace industry such as technical specifications, technical procedures and process descriptions.
  • Ability to write reports and business correspondence; ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients and customers.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Mechanical comprehension.

 

Additional Details:

Type:                      Fulltime (40 hours / week) contract

Length:                  1 year+

Pay:                        $37 / HR

Shift/Hours:          8A – 5P

 

Why work for Adecco?

  • Weekly pay
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Skills Training
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits

 

IMPORTANT: This Senior Buyer position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Apply with Adecco” button to submit your resume.

 

The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans

 

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Adecco will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment

 

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