LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Indirect Buyer for an opportunity in Chula Vista, CA.
Searching for an experienced Buyer who will be able to process purchasing requisitions from the managers in the field and turn those requisitions into purchase orders. The Buyer will be responsible for creating purchase orders, , answering vendor questions, resolving bill questions and providing them with additional order documentation as needed. The successful candidate for this position has experience in the manufacturing industry and an strong understanding of supply chain management concepts
. Purchases materials or other goods and/or coordinates activities involved with procuring goods services, such as, chemicals, gases, tools, consumables and supplies for the plants
. Negotiates and administers terms of supplier contracts within scope of designated authority in a legal and ethical manner.
. Establishes and manages relationships with suppliers
. Ensures on-time delivery performance and quality from suppliers by expediting purchase orders, following up on back orders, and notifying stakeholders of expected delivery dates.
. Researches alternative suppliers in case of material shortages or price differences.
. Reviews requisitions, purchase orders, and invoice issues for accuracy and conformance with established policies and procedures.
Works closely with internal customers to clarify supplier related questions and issues
MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE MANAGING SUPPLIERS, PLACING PO’s and COST ANALYSIS.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.