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Senior Procurement Specialist

Contract Position in Medford, New York

Post Date: 10/11/2019

Rate: 41.00 Hourly

Education Level: Bachelors

Reference: Job # 173473


Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits! 
 
Job Title: Senior Procurement Specialist
Term: 3 Months Contract to Perm
Location: Medford, NY 11763
 
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities: 
  • Purchases materials, parts, supplies, and equipment following established purchasing policies and procedures and optimizes price, delivery, and terms; typically purchases $1-$3 million per year; does not become heavily involved in the development of specifications, but the work is more complex than buying off-the-shelf items.
  • Investigates and identifies qualified suppliers; issues requests for quotations; may evaluate vendor reliability.
  • Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase or bid.
  • Reviews, approves and issues purchase requisitions; follows up and expedites as necessary.
  • Selects products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items; estimates values according to knowledge of market price.
  • Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.
  • Maintains procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories.
  • As required, monitors the cost, schedule, and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.
  • Monitors market trends and conditions.
  • Plans and issues schedules and materials requirements.
  • Coordinates activates of Engineering, Production Control, Purchasing and other departments to achieve optimum utilization of facilities in meeting production schedules.
  • Provides input to management regarding problems such as shortages, design changes, backlogs, and the like.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements): 
  • Bachelors degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university
  • Minimum 2 years related experience and/or training
  • Minimum 2 years ERP/MRP experience
  • Knowledge of Aerospace standards
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings for specifications
Desired Qualification:
  • Aerospace industry experience
If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today! 

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Senior Procurement Specialist

Contract Position in Medford, New York

Job Overview

Post Date

10/11/2019

Rate

41.00 Hourly

Education Level

Bachelors

Reference

Job # 173473

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits! 
 
Job Title: Senior Procurement Specialist
Term: 3 Months Contract to Perm
Location: Medford, NY 11763
 
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities: 
  • Purchases materials, parts, supplies, and equipment following established purchasing policies and procedures and optimizes price, delivery, and terms; typically purchases $1-$3 million per year; does not become heavily involved in the development of specifications, but the work is more complex than buying off-the-shelf items.
  • Investigates and identifies qualified suppliers; issues requests for quotations; may evaluate vendor reliability.
  • Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase or bid.
  • Reviews, approves and issues purchase requisitions; follows up and expedites as necessary.
  • Selects products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items; estimates values according to knowledge of market price.
  • Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.
  • Maintains procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories.
  • As required, monitors the cost, schedule, and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.
  • Monitors market trends and conditions.
  • Plans and issues schedules and materials requirements.
  • Coordinates activates of Engineering, Production Control, Purchasing and other departments to achieve optimum utilization of facilities in meeting production schedules.
  • Provides input to management regarding problems such as shortages, design changes, backlogs, and the like.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements): 
  • Bachelors degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university
  • Minimum 2 years related experience and/or training
  • Minimum 2 years ERP/MRP experience
  • Knowledge of Aerospace standards
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings for specifications
Desired Qualification:
  • Aerospace industry experience
If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today! 

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