Buyer- Parts Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Dynamic division of a World Class Manufacturer of industrial equipment.  
  • Exponential growth due to strategic R&D investment and execution 
  • Lean Manufacturing / Continuous Improvement Culture

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Highly respected industry leader committed to employee career advancement 
  • Fast paced, team oriented environment with excellent benefits

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Manages activities related to strategic or tactical purchasing, material requirements planning, controlling inventory, warehousing, or receiving.
  • Counts equipment, parts, accessories, and related material in stock and posts totals to inventory records.
  • Verifies clerical computations against physical count of stock and adjusts errors in computation or count, or investigates and reports reasons for discrepancies.
  • Implements new or improved supply chain processes to improve efficiency or performance.
  • Plans, organizes, directs, and controls activities related to the procurement function.
  • Develops a system to evaluate vendor quotations that utilizes appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques to ensure quality, price, delivery, and service.
  • Identifies and maintains suppliers that provide high quality products and services at a better price while maintaining the highest code of ethics and conduct.
  • Prepares and issues purchase orders and change notices.
  • Reviews purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to company policy.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • 3+ years’ years related experience and or equivalent combination of education/training and experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, and inventory management software
  • Ability to operate a sit-down forklift
  • Effective interpersonal and negotiation skills