Working independently, coordinates purchasing activities and processes purchase reqs in a timely manner. Using MRP and / or manual reqs, analyzes demand to determine need, sends out RFQ's for price and availability.
Monitors supplier delivery. Negotiates price / volume / delivery dates. Processes RMA's. Expedites and reschedules as necessary to meet production requirements.
Responsible for resolving AP / AR issues through analysis and investigation. May research alternative suppliers for obsolete or long lead time parts.
Senior Buyers may manage implementation of engineering changes, interpretation of procurement policies, process improvement projects, contract negotiation and approval of PPV's.
3 Years of experience