• location: Windsor, CT
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $65,000 - $72,000 per year

job description


job summary:
Senior Buyer with sheet metal quoting experience needed for a full-time opportunity in the Windsor, CT area. The Buyer will be responsible for purchasing materials, components, supplies, and services for manufacturing. Ensuring that purchases are the required quality and quantity, at the most economical cost, and of timely delivery. Apply now for immediate consideration!

location: Windsor, Connecticut
job type: Permanent
salary: $65,000 - 72,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Associates
  • Sheet metal quoting/estimating
  • Blueprint reading
  • Issue purchase orders according to MRP demand and incoming requisition forms
  • Analyze MRP demand and adjust orders according to real needs
  • Update item data settings to improve MRP demand
  • Review shortage report and complete necessary actions to avoid production shortages, including communication with vendors, production, and the warehouse
  • Manage scheduling of open orders based on production planning modifications
  • Qualify new vendor capacities based on set qualifications and eliminate underperforming suppliers
  • Prepare and issue RFQ requests, and compare MOQ, payment terms, freight conditions, etc.
  • Challenge vendors quotes and drive cost down and report cost reductions

The essential functions of this role include:

  • working in a smoke free environment
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Associates
  • APICS certification (5 years of experience is preferred)
  • Purchasing in mfg environment (5 years of experience is required)
  • Negotiation skills (5 years of experience is required)
  • ERP system (Infor/Baan pref.) (5 years of experience is required)
  • Sheet metal quoting (5 years of experience is required)

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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