Buyer / Procurement Specialist
This is a long term contract position in Sugar Land.
Minimum of 2-4 years experience in purchasing electronic type parts
Be able to perform task associated with buying/expediting electronic parts
Proficient at buying and expediting, show initiative in cost reduction when purchasing
Experienced with MRP systems and computers
Be able to perform purchasing task with little or no supervision
Capable of implementing new ideas to save money and increase efficiency in the Purchasing Department
Maintain accurate pricing and lead-times for components in company database
Resolve any discrepant vendor invoices
Manage and evaluate supplier performance to assure that procurement meets costs, quality and on time delivery
Manage revolving vendor open orders and address supplier issues to minimize impact on manufacturing schedule
Manage vendor non-conformance issues and returns
Generate and maintain complete and accurate purchasing records to facilitate future purchasing decisions
Review work instructions annually for process controls and continual improvement in compliance with ISO Standards.