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Sr. Buyer

  • Specialty:

    Professional
  • Title:

    Sr. Buyer
    • City:

      Fitchburg
    • State:

      MA
    • Zip Code:

      01420
  • Start date:

    09-09-2021
  • Status:

    Closed
  • Assignment Type:

    Direct Hire
  • Job Id:

    60187

Description

Job Responsibilities
Generate and execute CPSR-compliant purchase orders, based on approved requisitions, requests for proposals, bids and other
similar and necessary documents related to the purchasing of commodities or major subcontract items.

Primary & Essential Accountabilities
• Generate and execute CPSR-compliant purchase orders, based on approved requisitions, requests for proposals, bids
and other similar and necessary documents related to the purchasing of commodities or major subcontract items
• Facilitate and manage any supplier issues (i.e. cost, quality, delivery, customer service)
• Manage all aspects of supplier including A/P holds
• Initiate and follow through on any supplier changes (Engineering Change Notices)
• Lead negotiations and apply knowledge of commercial contract law and guidelines, practices and requirements to
assess, plan and negotiate best terms and conditions and to minimize risk
• Establish and maintain sound professional relationships with suppliers. Resolve issues (e.g. pricing, quality, timing,
claims, contract disputes, etc.) associated with terms and conditions of service agreements
• Understand demand/spend profile for commodity areas, and provide this information as necessary
• Track and report cost savings or avoidances
• Maintain current accurate records and files of all vendor agreements and related procurement records
• Communicate supplier performance including supplier visits as required
• Be the primary contact between personnel and assigned suppliers
• Support, communicate and defend the mission, values and culture of the company

Years Experience Level of Education
5+ years Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Qualifications
• Requires a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in related field and 5 years of experience in purchasing
• Requires the ability to understand military specs and read blueprints
• Requires the ability to understand and adhere to all laws pertaining to procurement, contracts, breach by contract, etc.
• Knowledge and use of price and cost analysis
• Strong negotiating skills
Required Level of Manager Professional Competencies
Managing the Job Advanced
Decision Making Advanced
Team Development/Building Organizational Talent Advanced
Building Trust and Respect/Integrity Advanced
Customer Orientation Proficient
Technical Capability/Applied Learning Proficient
Communicates with Impact Advanced
Valuing Diversity/Cultural Effectiveness Advanced
 
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