Purchasing specialist

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Location
Agawam, Massachusetts
Industry
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 65,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_37549
Contact
Gary Dazelle, Spherion
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Job Description

Local mid-sized specialized machine shop in need of Purchasing Specialist. Will be responsible for purchasing sub-assemblies (mechanical & electronic mechanical), sheet metal components and raw materials through an ERP system.

Responsibilities:
* Responsible for purchasing sub-assemblies (mechanical & electronic mechanical), sheet metal components and raw materials through an ERP system.
* Issue PO's that accurately reflect price, schedule, terms &conditions as negotiated
* Coordinate all outside manufacturing parts with vendors
* Manage supplier delivery, part expediting and tracking on a daily or as needed basis
* Manage supplier relationships
* Monitors and evaluates supplier performance
* Develops alternative sources of supply
* Manage purchasing ERP system including PO entry, pricing and lead times
* Knowledge of inventory systems (Kanban, VMI, LTS's, PA'S)
* Understanding of discrete orders, blanket orders, reorder point & level, contracts and business terms & conditions (EOQ, EAU, EMO)

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
* Exp in purchasing sub-assemblies (mechanical & electronic mechanical), sheet metal components and raw materials through an ERP system.
* Issue PO's that accurately reflect price, schedule, terms &conditions as negotiated
* Coordinate all outside manufacturing parts with vendors
* Manage supplier delivery, part expediting and tracking on a daily or as needed basis
* Manage supplier relationships
* Monitors and evaluates supplier performance
* Develops alternative sources of supply
* Manage purchasing ERP system including PO entry, pricing and lead times
* Knowledge of inventory systems (Kanban, VMI, LTS's, PA'S)
* Understanding of discrete orders, blanket orders, reorder point & level, contracts and business terms & conditions (EOQ, EAU, EMO)

Education:
High School

Experience:
7-10 years

Qualifications:
* 5-10 yrs purchasing exp in manufacturing environment
* HS diploma
* Purchasing ERP system exp
* Knowledge of inventory systems
* Machining background a plus


Please email resume to: garydazelle@spherion.com

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