Spencer Reed Group is in search of a Sr. Buyer on behalf of a local manufacturing/distribution company in the Kansas City area. This is a Full-Time permanent position. They desire a Sr. Buyer with 5+ years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment.
- ERP systems: 5 years - Required
- SYSPRO: 1 year - Preferred
- Effective communication skills, Attention to detail, Achievement Driven
- Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are a must
- Strategic planning and development of acquisition strategies
- Supporting new product development
- Strategic and routine procurement activities
- Develop procurement plan to support programs/projects.
- Purchase materials, parts, supplies, and equipment
- Develop and maintain project schedule
- Identify, analyze and qualify vendors.
- Correspond with vendors
- Source production materials and components
- Develop Supplier Agreements
- Process, approve and deliver purchase and production orders
- Review bid proposals and negotiate contracts
- Approve invoice exceptions for payment.
- Expedite delivery of goods from vendors on an as needed basis.
- Run past due reports and exceptions reports
- Seek out and identify opportunities for cost savings and risk reduction
- Perform risk assessments
If you or someone you know is interested and qualified for this position, please email Kelsie at email@example.com or call 913.327.2813!
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