Indirect Buyers (Purchasing)
Indirect Buyers (Purchasing)STS
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STS Technical Services is hiring Indirect Buyers in Algoma, Wisconsin.
As an integral part of the team, you will support plant operations with all purchasing functions ensuring continuous supply of material and supplies while minimizing inventory carrying costs.
- Obtain and analyze quotations for the purchase of indirect materials and supplies as necessary.
- Place purchase orders for all direct and indirect materials and supplies for plant operations.
- Track and expedite orders and investigate order problems as required.
- Coordinate the onboarding of new suppliers, materials, and customers for the purchasing area.
- Maintain all purchasing records and documents and work with Accounting to resolve invoice discrepancies related to price and receiving. Ensure purchasing processes adhere to SOX compliance including purchasing system management for new suppliers and materials.
- Provide routine and ad-hoc reporting related to material purchases, inventory and consignment including metric reporting. Communicate the status of projects and cost saving initiatives.
- Provide monthly commodity spend and consignment reporting.
- Maintain and strengthen internal and external business relationships.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s Degree in business related area or equivalent required.
- Minimum 2 years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment
- Experience in pulling data and report creation in an ERP computer system preferred.
- Proficient in MS Office: Word and PowerPoint required. Advanced excel skills required.
- Proven strong communication and data analysis skills required.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
About STS Technical Services:
STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries.
Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore!
If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787.
STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer.