Randstad Buyer in Grapevine, Texas
salary:$25 - $30 per hour
date posted:Tuesday, March 5, 2019
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
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.
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.