Role details

Senior Buyer/Planner

Austin   •   USD70,000 - USD95,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Buyer/Technology/Tablet/PC Components/Processors/Field Computers
  • ERP Systems/Purchasing/Procurement/Planning

About Our Client

Our client is a global technology company that is under $1B in revenues but experiencing rapid growth in the US market due to a rugged, practical and necessary technology that allows them to separate themselves from other technology companies. They are looking to add a Senior Buyer to their team that is ready to make an immediate impact in their business.

Job Description

* Review requirements of purchasing requisitions to determine the best supplier based on price, delivery, and quality.

* Ensure QHSE has qualified vendor prior to procurement.

* Prepares and issues request for quotes to determine optimal purchases.

* Meet with suppliers and negotiate prices, discounts, and transportation arrangements at the correct time and quality.

* Review drawings and technical specifications to accurately identify the purchase order requirements to suppliers

* Provide support to operations, engineering, and quality departments as needed.

* Execute cost improvements and report savings and other metrics as supplied by management

* Manage multiple suppliers for long term relationships and continuous added value.

The Successful Applicant

Ideal candidates will have minimum 5 years procurement experience in technology procurement. Must have understanding of local vendor base and product knowledge. Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems - Preference to SAP, Oracle or JDE. In depth knowledge of key supply chain/logistic processes & current best practices and ability to manage a high transaction load and multiple tasks simultaneously. Certifications are a plus.

What's on Offer

Strong basic salary plus benefits and highly visible role.

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