A fast-growing technical instruments manufacturing company has an immediate opening on their team for an Marketing Specialist. This is a contract to hire opportunity located in Brea, CA.
- Prepares and processes requisitions and purchase orders for the procurement of goods, services and supplies for customer-related business processes or for internal use.
- Products are purchased from key suppliers or from our global distribution centers.
- Execution of the purchasing function is done via systematic trigger points or to a forecast.
- The Buyer may be responsible for analyzing inventory trends, aiding in the generation of key reports and metrics, proposing and driving ongoing supplier optimization and continuous process improvements.
- Purchase order and supplier management.
- Re-order point and forecast purchasing execution.
- Daily backorder review and management.
- Providing and/or analyzing inventory reports/metrics.
- Resolve supply issues by working with in-house partners and/or suppliers.
- Shelf life management (if applicable).
- Minimize scrap due to age and obsolescence.
- Processing vendor returns and resolving inbound supplier issues.
- Engineering Change Order (ECO) review and implementation.
- Various additional tasks assigned by the manager from time to time.
- Experience with Oracle Planning/Procurement.
- Purchasing experience in a manufacturing or service spares distribution role.
- Knowledge and skills acquired through the successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree (B.A or B.S.) or equivalent work experience.
- Minimum of 2-3 years previous purchasing experience required.
- APICS certification or training preferred.
- Very proficient experience In Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal.
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