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Randstad Buyer in Grapevine, Texas


job details:

  • location:Grapevine, TX

  • salary:$25 - $30 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 5, 2019

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:147299

job description


Contract position: We are searching for a Buyer in Grapevine, TX to work for a leading manufacturing company. This is a contract position that is expected to last 4 months and could be longer.

Responsibilities for the Buyer

  • You will interact with suppliers to communicate delivery expectations, forecasts, design changes, lead-time management, and material expedites or delays to ensure suppliers meet supplier on time delivery goals

  • You will review purchase requisitions, place purchase orders, issue change notices, review exception messages to ensure delivery of materials or services as necessary to adhere to production schedules

  • You will maintain material master records for assigned materials; ensure accurate records, source lists, and promptly reconcile supplier invoices for payment

  • You will review part consumption characteristics to ensure appropriate planning parameters are maintained

  • You will review and maintain internal / external Kanban replenishment, vendor managed programs, scheduling agreements and blanket orders

  • You will proactively avoid material shortages

Requirements for the Buyer

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required.

  • 1+ year of experience performing purchasing and production planning functions in a manufacturing environment.

  • Proficient experience with MAPICS is preferred

  • APICS certification (CPIM or CSCP) as well as ISM CPM Certifications is preferred


  • Medical, Dental, PTO, etc.

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