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Clearwater, FL 33765

Posted: 01/24/2024 Employment Type: Temp-to-Hire Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 5512 Pay Rate: 65,000

Job Description

Clearwater based manufacturing in need of an experienced Buyer to join their team.

Monday thru Friday 

Pay based on experience

The right candidate will:
--Search for, qualify, select and manage suppliers of materials and services, with a focus on electronic/electrical box build, assembly and components.
--Responsible for negotiating supply/price agreements that result in value improvement/total cost reduction.
--Ensure material is available for production through review and acting on ERP/MRP recommendations as well as collaboration with new product development and value stream teams.
--Ensure continuity of supply with minimal inventory investment by implementing Lean replenishment methodologies, managing quality issues, and developing and maintaining internal and external relationships.

Essential functions of the position include, but are not limited to:
--Analyze and solve purchasing problems with other departments.
--Review and analyze data to determine cost saving opportunities.
--Support and execute supplier and commodity strategies to support plant procurement and manufacturing operations.
--Material status reporting on expedited and late material orders.
--Ongoing problem solving and support of material shortages and problem parts.
--Assist with ERP, JIT, Kanban, or other logistics systems set-up, as needed. 
--Maintain the accuracy of purchase item data and planning parameters driving the ERP/MRP processes.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or equivalent.
  • 1-3 Years related experience preferable
  • ISM or APICS certification preferred
  • Must be able to work with ITAR products and related data without restriction.

Send your resume NOW or call Vivian at 727-377-4644 to schedule an interview.

Drug Free Workplace  /  Background Screening  /  EOE


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Vivian Kicklighter

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