Robert Half Buyer in Champlin, Minnesota
Are you a supply chain professional with manufacturing experience looking for your next opportunity? Accountemps has a great opportunity for you to consider. We are partnering with a Champlin, Minnesota based manufacturer that is in need of a contract Buyer to assist their team for 2-3 months, with the long term opportunity to be hired to their staff permanently in the future. The client is looking for an experienced Buyer with a strong understanding of the supply chain cycle, specifically purchasing raw materials to be used in the production process, as well as an overall MRP and supply chain savvy.
Specific duties for this role include:
Adhere to overall company guidelines related to supply chain and the purchase of raw materials
Enter validate purchase orders for raw materials per the terms of supplier contracts
Work with production planning team to ensure all raw materials are adequately planned and ordered with the appropriate amount of lead time to ensure no slow downs in production
Manage rejected purchase orders or price variance changes
Interact with internal supply chain team to ensure no disruption to production process
Assist in the identification of new sources for raw materials, including the submission of RFP/RFQ's
Manage RFP/RFQ submissions, scoring based on key elements to determine suppliers of choice.
Various projects as assigned by supply chain leadership
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5+ years of prior supply chain, purchasing, buying or procurement experience
Prior experience with raw materials purchasing highly desired
Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain or Purchasing highly desired
ERP experience with a well known software such as Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft, NetSuite, Epicor, Microsoft Dynamics GP, etc.
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