Sr Buyer

Adecco is assisting a client in the aircraft industry in Peshtigo. We are looking for a Sr. Buyer to join the team of a leading client in the area. As a Sr. Buyer, you work all issues related to delivery of product, and is the focal point person responsible for supplier interface. This job requires you to work closely with the procurement execution team to ensure alignment at the supplier and commodity level. The procurement team is responsible for all relevant metrics and closure of all potential risks to delivery, being accountable for third-party logistics, promise dating, shipping & receiving monitoring, and level 2 escalated expediting.


Job Details:


- 1st Shift: Monday - Friday 6am-2:30pm

- Pay: per hour $25-$30 based on experience)



Additional job duties include:


    • Manage 3rd-party logistic providers related to warehousing and distribution centers, material handling, and inventory locations.
    • Manage Delivery Assurance System and Command Center. Pivot point for escalation process. Monitor issue resolution and follow-up with action owners.
    • Raise awareness of situations in which suppliers are late in delivery and parts must be purchased and shipped on short notice, requiring managerial approval. Remedy situations using root-cause analysis, corrective action, and mitigation plans.
    • Respond rapidly to urgent quality issues occurring within the supply base, on-site at supplier.
    • Monitor and verify supplier promise dates entered into supplier portal are present, accurate, and within demand confines, and follow-up communications with escalation as necessary.
    • Evaluate and disposition identified instances of Quality Nonconformance; identify RCCA as necessary.
    • Monitor shipments of parts from supplier and receipts on docks, including loading plans and monitoring the carrier selection, transportation method, and managing in-transit issues.
    • Monitor and manage the status and expected delivery dates of inbound parts from suppliers, including promise date validation, evaluation of potential lateness of parts, data completeness reporting, and follow-up communications with escalation.
    • Process expedited orders, whether due to new business requirements inside normal procurement horizon or movement of demand requirements.
    • Manage required paperwork and documentation for country-specific import and export requirements (e.g., ITAR, EAR).
    • Manage delivery schedule changes and exceptions, including re-prioritizing deliveries and necessary load distribution.
    • Adhere to all federal, state and local laws and UTAS rules and codes of conduct.
    • Performs other duties as required.


Education Required:

AA/AS degree or 3+ years experience in lieu of degree


BA/BS degree w/0-2+ years

Skills Required:

Understanding of the basics of supply chain management, including inventory management, manufacturing resources planning (MRP), demand planning, and capacity management, to get the right materials to the right place, at the right time.




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