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Buyer (PERM)

Danvers, MA

Posted: 06/19/2023 Industry: Supply Chain and Logistics Job Number: 15757

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: Buyer 
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
  • Duration: Perm
  • Pay rate: $ 72k - $88k - $95k
  • Job Location: Danvers, MA
  • Job# 15757

Under minimal supervision, responsible for managing and coordinating supply chain requirements.   Plan and schedule material procurement to forecast plan.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  The incumbent may be required to perform all or a combination of the following essential functions as determined by business necessity.
  1. Responsible for direction of, managing and coordinating supply chain requirements in support of company objectives and operating strategies to maintain production schedule, meet demand, ensure high quality components and finished goods and attain excellent suppliers at best price and contract terms.
  2. Responsible for supplier selection, supply chain development, pricing, forecasting and planning procurement.
  3. Handle correspondences concerning delivery shortage, changes in pricing discrepancies as well as quality issues of inventory components due to material review board dispositions and ECO changes.
  4. Notify all personnel that their request has been processed and provide information such as promised delivery date so that they may plan accordingly.
  5. Act as a liaison/point of contact between personnel and suppliers.
  6. Dispose of and/or address surplus inventory of assigned commodities and disposition accordingly.
  7. Inform manager and appropriate organizations of potential existence of any problems that may prevent timely delivery of orders and provide solutions to limit impact on production.
  8. Work with manager to determine efficient level of inventory to meet manufacturing requirements/needs and meet inventory turns of 4-6.
  9. Ensure purchase orders and requisitions are per QMS including ASL.

NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  In addition to the essential functions listed above, the incumbent may be required to perform other non-essential functions. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor.

  1. BS/BA degree or equivalent experience.
  2. Minimum of 5 years Purchasing experience.
  3. Previous experience in a medical device environment, preferred
  4. APICS certification is a plus.
  5. Knowledge of/ability to troubleshoot ERP/MRP planning system is required.
  6. Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal and analytical skills.
  7. Must be organized, proactive, show attention to detail and have strong negotiation skills.
  8. Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  9. Must have good computer skills.
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION:  Committed to the spirit and letter of the Americans with Disabilities Act and, as required by law, will reasonably accommodate otherwise qualified individuals.

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