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  • Location: Hanover - York County
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 19 March 2018
    Our client, a successful and growing manufacturing facility in Hanover PA, has a direct hire opportunity for a Project Buyer. The primary responsibility of this position is ensuring full Bill of Material and supplier tooling target costs. It is accountable to deliver supplier quality, cost, delivery and productivity according to project targets and will initiate and control value analysis to provide cost estimates to the project manager

    Key Responsibilities:
    * Deploy Commodity sourcing strategy for project components including make or buy
    * Actively manage & execute Requests for Quotation & Supplier Nominations with involvement of S&P commodities according to the project needs
    * Accountable for supplier quality - actively monitor & ensure all related CQP phases & PPAP closure on time following VDA and IATF standards in automotive business
    * Handover projects to Value Streams and S&P segment buyer and support them for 6 months after SOP
    * Actively identify & execute CRP idea generation and collection by product group to meet BU Gross Material Productivity AOP targets

    * Bachelor's degree in an engineering or business related field
    * 3+ years Sourcing and/or Purchasing experience in the automotive industry
    * QCD (quality, cost, delivery )experience (incl. cost estimation and value analysis)
    * Working in a matrix environment is a plus
    * This position requires approx. 25% travel

    *Project management skills

    Understanding product lifecycle and product structures (prefer manufacturing experience)

    Good analytical skills, cost analysis against "should costs"

    Working in a team environment

    Understanding agreements and contracts

    Good negotiation skills

    Benefits include:

    Competitive pay commensurate with experience
    Relocation assistance is available
    Paid Time-Off & Holiday program
    Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
    Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents
    Dental & Vision Insurance
    Life, STD & LTD
    401k Savings Plan
    Employee Discounts

    Apply now for consideration!
  • Location: Jacksonville
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 12 March 2018
    Purchasing Clerk I

    Compiles and maintains information and records to prepare purchase orders. May perform other related clerical tasks. Applies some advanced skills to the position within functional area. Duties and tasks are frequently non-routine. Resolves most questions and problems, and refers only the most complex issues to higher levels. Works under general supervision. General Responsibilities: Edits purchase requests and prepares purchase orders. Consults catalogs and other references to obtain prices and specifications. Maintains files and records of materials, prices, inventories and deliveries. Performs related clerical duties. May contact vendors and suppliers for quotations, and follow up on outstanding purchase orders. Applies standard formulas to calculate extensions and discount applications. Operates a personal computer and appropriate software packages or its equivalent.

    Experience/Educational Requirements: May require vocational training.

    Assignment Type Temp to Hire

    8am to 5pm with a potential for Overtime and On Call work
  • Location: South Burlington
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 07 March 2018
    Local ice-cream company in South Burlington, VT is looking for an experienced Project Coordinator with background in bringing consumer products to market. This position supports the global Brand and Retail teams based in Vermont, to deliver new product range to market in 2018. The role will require strong people skills and superior time line management to work in a dynamic fast paced team manage multiple work streams. Critical skill include strong influencing skills, highly organized, analytical, and with a bias for action. This person will work closely across 3 functions, R&D, Supply Chain and Brand. We are looking for a strong candidate who has a keen interest in developing experience in how to bring products to market and launch innovation globally.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    * Track all data inputs across the project
    * Input formulations into Product Vision
    * Complete formulation calc sheets
    * Build waves and time line per wave for all transitioning skus
    * Monitor status of tasks daily and follow up with team members if their tasks are not complete in time
    * Work with procurement team to set up contracts for new materials
    * Work with production schedulers/finance to set up costing for new materials
    * Monitor inventory levels of old material at vendor and at plant
    * Use inventory levels and production schedule to determine an estimated run out date and any cost associated with not using old materials
    * Create run-out strategy based on inventory, production, and timing needed for transition implementation
    * Monitor run-out strategy and address any delays/issues in process
    * Facilitate operations meeting with supply planners, material planners, and schedulers to communicate transition timing and ordering needs
    * Communicate transition information to vendors such as how much of old material will be needed and when transition is expected to occur
    * Work with procurement to issue DOs and dispose of any old material inventory not used at vendors
    * Work with waste team to write off and dispose of any old material inventory not used at plants
    * Support Packaging Requirements for Global Bulk
    * Attend innovation and project specific weekly meetings and circulate notes.

    * Bachelor degree or equivalent
    * 2-3 year's relevant job experience - preferably experience in consumer packaged goods or operations
    * Must possess good organizational skills and be detail oriented
    * A real passion for innovative thinking and problem solving
    * Experience or exposure working in a cross cultural or international environment preferred
    * Excellent written & verbal communication skills
    * Computer proficiency, especially Microsoft Excel, Word, Project & PowerPoint.

    Apply today by sending your resume to Burlington.cp@manpower.com or call the Manpower Office at 802-862-5747
  • Location: Toronto
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 01 March 2018
    Our client is looking for a Procurement Manager for its growing downtown Toronto office. This is a permanent position managing a team of negotiators who help clients develop and execute procurement strategies that impact to their bottom line and deliver rapid cash savings.

    What's in it for you?
    *Competitive compensation package
    *Convenient location downtown Toronto (TTC accessible)
    *Great culture, company believes in working hard and having a good time while at work.
    *Weekly team events (big sports fans!) and happy hours
    *We have lunches delivered every Friday
    *We have a fresh and entrepreneurial culture

    What is the Job?
    *Analyzing revised pricing submissions from suppliers to ensure that prices are lower and are 'actual' savings
    *Auditing invoices from suppliers to calculate the savings achieved
    *Preparing presentations for clients highlighting price reductions and savings
    *Following up with suppliers tenaciously for missing documentation
    *Client management

    Your Skills and Expertise
    *Tenacious and driven
    *Detail oriented
    *4-8 years of experience
    *CFA or CA and previous experience in Procurement
    *Proficient with SAP, evaluating contracts and general procurement terminology

    Apply today! Not the job for you? Set up your profile at manopower.ca and see what other opportunities Manpower has available currently.
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  • Location: Longueuil
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 20 February 2018
    Manpower Solution de Recrutement est à la recherche pour l`un de ses clients d`un acheteur.

    Notre client est une compagnie leader dans son domaine située à Longueuil.


    - Évalue les prix et les services proposés par les différents fournisseurs afin de choisir les meilleurs.
    - Négocier du matériel, de l'équipement et des fournitures auprès de fournisseurs.
    - Fait le suivi des commandes et de la livraison auprès des fournisseurs et communique les informations sur les commandes aux clients concernés.
    - Saisit les commandes en respectant les procédures d'achat et les règlements des contrats avec les clients..

    Compétences recherchées :

    Nous recherchons une personne avec 2 ans d`expérience dans le domaine des achats.
    - bonne connaissance de la chaîne d'approvisionnement et des procédures d`achat MRO
    - bilinguisme
    - Excellentes aptitudes à la négociation
    - Solides capacités à résoudre des problèmes
    - Bonnes connaissances en informatique

    Poste sur le long terme, Salaire a négocier entre 21 et 23$ / heure