The Senior Buyer / Strategic Sourcing Specialist is a key member of the Technetics end to end supply chain team.
This Senior Buyer identifies demand using MRP/ERP, forecasts, historical trends, discrete requests, and other means. The Senior Buyer is responsible for source identification, RFI/RFP/RFQ, bids, and bid analysis. Analysis performed by the Senior Buyer includes Total Cost of Ownership, Risk Assessment and similar.
The Senior Buyer collaborates with Engineering, R&D, New Product Introduction, Manufacturing, Sales and Quality to identify, qualify and develop suppliers of raw materials, manufactured components and services.
The Senior Buyer coordinates technical sourcing activities in cooperation with Engineering and Quality.
To Perform the job successfully, the Senior Buyer will demonstrate the following competencies:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This specification is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that will be required of positions that will be given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned. Ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Technetics Group.
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