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Buyer I

Company: Manpower Engineering
Location: Davis
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Hello, this is an excellent direct hire opportunity as a Buyer I with a manufacturing company located in Davis. The role is offering competitive pay and benefits. Please submit your resume for consideration. Thank you Job description

  • Works under close supervision, with predetermined standards to ensure that materials and/or supplies are purchased in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Reviews purchase requests for assigned material or components and verifies nomenclature and specifications (correct revision of product to engineering drawings).
  • Heavy supplier interaction with daily phone calls to ensure delivery and expediting of existing Purchase Orders.
  • Works with product teams or other procurement staff to generate Request for Quotations (RFQ's) for new or modified parts.
  • May work with 3rd party Vendor Managed Inventory to optimize current state and improve stock outs.
  • Runs, maintains, and distributes department reports, such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery of product, and quality to evaluate supplier and department performance against established targets.
  • Makes recommendations for process improvements to work flow leading to departmental overall cost improvements and efficiency.
  • Assists other staff members with procurement related activities as assigned.
  • Additional requirements may be added as needed to meet changing business demands.
  • Creates and maintains supplier accounts.
  • Manages accounting reconciliation issues. ADDITIONAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback and coaching, and respond appropriately.
  • Contributes to a positive work environment adhering to the company's Code of Business Conduct and Foundational Beliefs. You are meant for this job if
  • Associate degree in Business Administration, Procurement, Operations or related field preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects, and follow through on issues in a timely manner.
  • Intermediate level computer skills including SharePoint, Microsoft Office software to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Office (preferably Office 2007) and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Must demonstrate strong planning and interpersonal skills to interact with suppliers and co-workers in a team-based environment.
  • Proficient analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must have ability to handle multiple tasks in a high stress environment. WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
    • Regularly required to stand, walk, bend, kneel, listen and speak.
    • Frequent need for manual dexterity - using hands, fingers, and arms to push, pull, reach, grab, hold, and lift.
    • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
    • Regularly required to sit & stand for long periods of time.
    • Frequent use of PC is required.
    • Close visual acuity is required to perform activities such as viewing computer screens and reading.
    • Wear steel toe shoes, safety glasses, and other personal protective equipment as needed in safety zone areas.

Keywords: Manpower Engineering, Davis , Buyer I, Other , Davis, California

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