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Sr Buyer

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Sr Buyer

  • 493274
  • Wheat Ridge, Colorado, United States
  • GPT
  • Supply Chain
  • Full-Time/Regular

JOB SUMMARY:

The Senior Buyer is responsible for coordinating the procurement and distribution of materials, parts, equipment, and supplies for the organization. Responsibilities include source selection, procurement functions associated with the company's needs for indirect materials and services, fixed assets and tooling, and production materials and services.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Comply with the Company 5S standards and safety regulations.
  • Coordinates all activities related to procurement of a material, beginning with intent to purchase through delivery.
  • Analyzes the requirements of the material, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date material needed.
  • Solicits and evaluates proposals for the requested material.
  • Investigates and/or interviews potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.
  • Advise team members or management on the appropriate supplier to be used.
  • Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the material balanced against the optimum quality and scheduling needs.
  • Implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations.
  • Assures that the material is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.
  • Maintains timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
  • Coordinates appropriate methods needed to distribute material in a cost effective manner.
  • Responsible for maintaining controls related to Sarbanes-Oxley.


CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Communication- excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate and interact with members of the team.
  • Problem Solving - must be able to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; appropriately gather and analyze information and apply creative talents to problem-solving
  • Confidentiality - ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive Company and personal information.
  • Quality - demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality. Detail orientated.
  • Adaptability - must be able to adapt to a rapidly changing work environment and manage competing demands in a productive manner.
  • Excellent Computer Skills to include Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Google suite experience preferred.


JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Logistics/Operations, Engineering or other related field.
  • 3-5 years relative experience.
  • Oracle experience beneficial.
  • Understanding of Lean concepts and their application to a supply chain.
  • Basic knowledge of statistics and strong math aptitude.
  • Strong project management skills.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

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.

Office Position: Ability to perform sedentary work, spending extended periods of time working with a computer. Physical effort may include stooping, kneeling, touching, feeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions. Clarity of vision to see near and mid-range. Ability to lift and carry up to 10 lbs.

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 Garlock.

Garlock values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.

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