Sourcing Specialist / Purchasing

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_394478

Location

York

Job Type

Temporary

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD20.00-25.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA - 17408 Phone : 717-764-7841

ContactNumber

717-764-7841

Job Description

A Sourcing Specialist /Purchasing position is available with a large stable manufacturing facility in York. This position provides support to the purchasing department with raising RFQ's, selecting vendors to quote, chasing quotations and sourcing vendors. Utilizes experience in machined and fabricated parts to ensure RFQ's are sent to suitable vendors.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
* Works alone or with supervisor to understand BOMs, and identifies suitable vendors to quote
* Creates RFQ packages, including all drawings and specifications needed, and transmits them to the selected vendors
* Works with internal engineering and QA departments to answer vendor queries, relating to drawing and specification questions that vendors need clarifying
* Updates ERP system with quotation information
* Participates in supplier selection
* Identifies and participates in the approval of new vendors where necessary
* Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
* At least 5 years' experience in the field of supply chain and material management with a focus on manufactured parts

SKILL REQUIRED
* Understands manufacturing processes, including machining, fabrication, forging and casting
* Ability to read and understand engineering drawings
* Purchasing/planning/contracting with vendors
* Proven material management experience
* Engineering background
* Good oral and written communication
* Good organizational skills
* Good technical and business skills
* Negotiating skills
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
* Navision experience preferred
* Cost estimating and forecasting techniques experience
* Willingness to travel

Please send your resume to: Gisele.Nadeau@Manpower.com for consideration.