Buyer II

Buyer II

We are seeking a qualified Buyer II (Senior Buyer) for our Aerospace and Electronics Contract Manufacturing client in Central MA.
  • This is a direct hire opportunity 
  • Competitive compensation – $70,000 to $85,000 per year
  • Great benefits.
Responsibilities for this Buyer II opportunity:
  • Take ownership of end-to-end management of assigned commodities, including but not limited to build-to-print PCBs, components, plastics, and sheet metal.
  • Execute MRP new purchase suggestions, manage purchase order changes, and act as a vital liaison between our customers and the supply chain.
  • Provide insights on Purchase Price Variance (PPV) based on material availability, offering critical input to program managers.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and program managers to mitigate excess and obsolete inventory (E&O), identifying reduction and return opportunities for materials.
  • Work closely with the Customer Focus Team (CFT) to deliver timely updates on material status for assigned programs.
  • Support new product introduction (NPI) initiatives and actively participate in cost reduction projects.
Qualifications for this Buyer II:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years of supply chain/materials experience in a high technology/EMS environment.
  • Proficiency in Excel is essential, with experience in Access considered a definite plus.
  • Familiarity with ERP systems; experience with Epicor ERP system is advantageous.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills for effective collaboration with internal teams and external partners.
  • Strong negotiation skills and a comprehensive understanding of EMS supply chain dynamics and distribution networks.
  • Impeccable attention to detail and organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Problem-solving abilities and the capacity to navigate complex challenges.
  • Independence and the ability to thrive with minimal supervision.
If you possess the required skills and qualifications, we encourage you to apply today for immediate consideration.

Posted: 2/6/2024 7:04:20 PM

Type: Permanent

Salary: $55000.00 – $85000.00

Category: Industrial


Location: Westborough MA

Ardent Office: Marlborough

Job ID: DP39967326

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