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Job Description

Buyer, Capital Equipment

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Andover, United States

  • Seeking Purchasing professional with Capital Equipment experience

  • Electronics manufacturing company

About Our Client

Michael Page is actively working exclusively with a rapidly expanding electronics manufacturing business that is expanding their strategic sourcing / procurement team. This particular opening will focus on Capex (capital equipment) purchasing.

Job Description

  • Source materials/equipment for best pricing by requesting multiple quotes from vendors
  • Source new vendors with the goal of reaching cost reduction initiatives
  • Negotiate terms with vendors
  • Generate purchase orders (POs) with appropriate terms and conditions.
  • Monitor supplier / vendor performance to ensure quality
  • Participate in Make vs. Buy analysis and decisions
  • Partner with internal stakeholders to assess their needs
  • Manage supplier Source Selection
  • Support Cost Estimating with supplier quotes
  • Support Program Management on new program launches
  • Work with manufacturing facilities to address supplier opportunities and concerns

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in related field required
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Purchasing and/or Strategic Sourcing
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Professional certification is desirable
  • Ability to work as a team player

What's on Offer

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly and all qualified candidates will be contacted. This role offers a competitive salary and bonus structure that is commensurate with current salary and experience.

The client is an equal opportunity employer.


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