• location: Pottstown, PA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $50,000 - $80,000 per year
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Pottstown, PA- Global manufacturing company has a direct hire opening for a Technical Buyer. This person will be responsible for purchasing parts and raw materials. Seeking someone that wants to be a part of some amazing change that is going on with this growing company!
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Salary= $50,000-$80,000
- Negotiates prices and follows competitive bidding procedures throughout the RFQ process
- Creates purchase orders in line with demand requirements
- Review and resolve discrepancies on invoices which are not in complete agreement with purchase orders
- Coordinates in material or supplier creation, set up or change process involving specifications, test specifications
- Interface with Materials Planners/Schedulers, Buyers, Quality Control, Engineering, Regulatory, Suppliers, etc.
- Oversees returns pertaining to materials, goods and services purchases and coordinate efforts cross functionally
- Monitor suppliers and assists with ensuring compliance with domestic or internal governmental regulations
- Support strategic/tactical negotiation framework fit
Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Strategic and Tactical Sourcing Direct and Indirect Spend
- Strong negotiation skills
- Maximize value delivery through on time and complete PO generation in line with agreed contractual framework & service level agreements
- Ability to wear multiple hats
- Targets zero safety incidents and on time and on specification supply chain of raw materials, packaging components
- Bachelor's Degree preferred (preferably in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering)
- 3+ year's purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting
- Strong negotiation skills
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