Purchasing/Buyer III

Torrance, CA 90509

Employment Type: Contract To Hire Job Category: ERP Job Number: 23514

Job Description

  • Responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment and supplies in support of production needs per the Material Requirement Planning (MRP) or requisition system and recommends stock reorder points
  • Evaluates vendor quotes and services by means of spend analysis and market analysis to determine most desirable quote
  • Validates purchase order confirmation
  • Establishes and maintains effective relationships with suppliers
  • Resolves issues with rejections, certifications, delivery commitments (OTD), invoice discrepancies and other documentation problems
  • Expedites delivery of critical items as required
  • Evaluates suppliers on the basis of competitive advantage and supplier metrics
  • Creates strategic objectives for supplier management with support from Management
  • Minimum 6 years related experience in Purchasing, Supply Chain, or a technical position in a high-volume manufacturing environment and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Certified in production and inventory management (CPIM) preferred.
  • Experience supporting production control, inventory, quality, and shipping and receiving functions.
  • Experience in Enterprise Resource Planning, ERP/MRP messages and how to respond.

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