Contract position: A leading electronics manufacturer located in West Columbia, SC is looking for a Buyer. Possible direct hire opportunity depending on qualifications. APPLY NOW!
Responsibilities for the Buyer
- Perform purchasing/procurement duties for new product introduction (NPI) projects
- Coordinates activities involved with procuring direct materials, components and equipment
- Determines method of procurement
- Manages supplier to price, delivery and quality expectations and escalates when appropriate
- Prepares and/or reviews bid requests and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations
- Manages supplier to price, delivery and quality expectations
Requirements for the Buyer
- Bachelor's degree preferred.
- 2+ years of related purchasing/procurement experience
- Commodity knowledge - cables, metal, plastics, hardware, electronics etc
- ERP Experience - BaaN and/or Oracle
- Experience with NPI/TPI
- Comprehensive benefit package