General Position Summary : Responsible for performing various purchasing assignments requiring internal and external research.
Authority Statement : Award contracts up to the limits of assigned responsibility. Primary Functions / Major Responsibilities : Plan, source and purchase materials, product, supplies, and equipment.
Obtain quotations and bids, analyzes, and makes recommendations.Build strong relationships with suppliers and internal customers.
Build and maintains productive company / supplier relationships.Promote purchasing department goals and philosophies.Work closely with Program Management and Planner for accurate planning and maximizing production capacity.
Oversee project at profitable level.Control inventory at minimum or acceptable level.Expedite material in order to fulfill production requirements.
Prepare weekly and monthly inventory / forecast reports.Coordinate material transfer for new project. Supervisory Responsibility : May need to provide guidance and supervision to junior purchasers Specific Job Skills : Strong communication skills.
Good negotiation skills.PC knowledgeERP / MRP knowledge Education and / or Experience : Degree preferably with some working experience or equivalent