Manufacturing and Production

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Job Type




Salary Range

USD55000.00 - USD65000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Wauwatosa, WI - (USA) 823 North Mayfair Road WI Wauwatosa , WI 53226



Job Description

Our client in Pewaukee, WI is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to join their team. Buyers Don't wait… apply today!

What's in it for you?

* 55K-65K- DOE

* 1st shift hours

* Paid training

* Full time hours

* Clean and safe work environment

* Career advancement

The Buyer will have responsibility for releasing and on-time delivery of purchase orders for the procurement of components, supplies and services for manufacturing, in accordance with approved requisitions and procedures. This role will be responsible for resolving any procurement, quality, invoice and inventory-related issues which arise related to assigned parts. Being able to interface with external suppliers and internal departments is critical to ensure a high level of support to satisfy the customer.

Typical Duties/Essential Job Functions:

* Issue purchase orders for assigned products and services, negotiate pricing and ensure supplier compliance, especially delivery dates and quantity/quality; resolve invoice discrepancies.

* Manage supplier performance. Ensure suppliers are performing at an acceptable level.

* Build and maintain supplier relationships to secure the best price, service, quality and delivery.

* Monitor on-going vendor quality, price and delivery performance.

* Ensure optimal inventory levels are maintained to minimize costs while ensuring a high level of service; proactively avoid material shortages.

* Facilitate the proactive and timely flow of information between the supply base and key internal customers.

* Ability to read and interpret drawings. Be able to discuss technical requirements with suppliers such as dimensions, tolerances, finishes and other aspects of manufacturing.

* Drive cost reduction and cost avoidance opportunities. Participate in cost reduction projects.

* Work closely with Supplier Quality to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services to determine the source of trouble and take corrective action to minimize impact on production.

* Protect CFR's value by keeping information confidential.

* Actively challenge existing processes to drive simplification and improvement.

Performing cross-functional ad hoc analysis and lead special projects as required

Education and Experience Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or other related discipline required.

* 3-5 years' experience in purchasing/procurement in a manufacturing environment is desired.

* Experience working with an ERP system, Epicore is a plus.

* Experience in Miscrosoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Teams and Outlook).

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