Buyer / Expediter

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Location
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Industry
Aerospace/ Aviation
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 45,000 per year
Ref. Number
RWPT0003P
Contact
Spherion
Phone
15703209750
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Job Description

If you are a leader, someone who is driven and wants to grow with a world-class manufacturer right here in Williamsport, this is the opportunity for you.  Have you always wanted to work for a company like Apple or Google?  You'll be provided plenty of opportunity to grow, to learn and develop your skills and to lead teams of your peers to success. You'll join a company that values you and invests in you with class-leading benefit programs:  
  • full medical coverage  
  • retirement plan  
  • profit sharing  
  • $5,500 in tuition reimbursement annually  
  • 27 paid days off  
  • paid community service day  
  • merit-based advancement and pay increases  
Who wants a job like this? 
Someone who is driven, focused and wants to work for a global leader. Someone who wants to work next to incredible people with a culture of excellence and a goal to be America's Best Place to Work for top performers. Above all else - someone who wants to work in a fulfilling, meaningful and mission-critical role. 

For you to be a success in this position, you'll have an eye for detail, a strong commitment to your work, character and integrity, motivation to spare and live by a standard of excellence. If this sounds like an adventure you're ready to take, apply now. Your next career step could be mission-critical. 

YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES: 
  • analyze, maintain, and execute Materials Requirement Plan (MRP)
  • monitor and verify materials pipeline to ensure it fully supports MRP requirements 
  • identify, expedite material supply issues to ensure 100% on-time delivery
  • define customer liability of materials and ensure proper visibility for customer tracking 
  • execute negotiated terms with suppliers to minimize materials liability 
  • issue Purchase Orders to pricing, terms & conditions that are negotiated and agreed to
  • optimize purchase order placement process
  • order to stocking protocols to ensure inventory turns of 6, with a goal of no excess material on order or in stock 
  • resolve supplier performance issues, where needed with Supplier Corrective Actions, to prevent recurrence
  • minimize materials freight expenses 
YOUR POTENTIAL:
  • Join a world-class leader with a zero-defect quality commitment 
  • Enjoy top of the line benefits plans including medical, dental, vision, ESOP, fitness reimbursement, highly competitive paid time off program and much more! 
  • Find opportunity for advancement, professional development and knowing that your work has improved the safety of those important to us all. 
To apply now, email amandawright@spherion.com OR apply online at www.spherionPAjobs.com.


Skills

You'll be honest and dependable and be able to quickly establish credibility with colleagues.  You'll be self-motivated to be #1 in the industry with the clients and drive the culture of being a world-class organization. You'll have courage and be a strategic thinker that is able to work as a part of a team and engage with all departments.  You'll have confidence in your work and be a proud individual.  

Qualification

5+ years experience working as a Buyer, Planner or Expeditor
Minimum requirement of Bachelor's degree 
Certification by NAPM or APICS
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Proven expertise at achieving and sustaining the #1 ranked position with customers
Commitment to leading innovation and quality, where zero-defect is a way of life 

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