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Moore, South Carolina
SUMMARY:
The Buyer assists the Purchasing Manager in executing the Company's purchasing strategies. The Buyer's primary responsibility is to support in the timely purchase of supplies and services at the best total overall cost and quality. The Buyer will coordinate and execute agreements with new or existing Suppliers in order for the Company to realize greater benefits and/or cost avoidances.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•To coordinate the on-time delivery of materials and supplies in a manufacturing facility.
•To monitor the levels of critical materials and place orders in a timely manner in order to meet the schedule.
•Participate in the introduction of new critical materials including verifications on product quality, cost, delivery time, payment terms and customer service.
•Participate in resolving quality issues with suppliers.
•Resolving invoicing discrepancies with suppliers.
•Verify purchasing requisitions, provide price and delivery information for materials and supplies, and verify specifications prior to issuing requisition.
•To negotiate pricing on non-critical materials, and participate in negotiation of pricing of critical materials.
•Support the overall Purchasing targets for cost, quality, and delivery to achieve Company targets.

REQUIREMENTS:
•Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university is preferred.
•Minimum three to five years' experience in a Manufacturing Environment with Buying/Purchasing; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•Knowledge with Buying /Purchasing for a manufacturing facility
•Know of such ERP Systems such as SAP, Oracle, etc.
•Strong analytical, communication, negotiations skills
•Ability to foster a Team environment through cross-training, intra/external department collaboration, and holistic view of the business needs.
•Demonstrated mechanical assembly aptitude and process understanding
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products
•Strong math skills and Problem solving/abstract thinking
•Strong organization skills
•Strong sense of urgency.

All applicants must submit to background check and drug screening.

This position does not offer sponsorship.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities
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