Senior Purchasing Specialist
Company: Aston Carter
Posted on: March 19, 2023
- Purchase products and services to meet specialized or complex
needs in accordance with company procedures and regulations.
Executes purchase orders and follows up as needed. Actively
researches and develops new sources of supply and/or recommends
possible substitute materials and/or suppliers.
- Collaborate with Production Manager and others to clarify
purchase requisitions, identify needs, and refine specifications
for future orders.
- Identify ways to increase value-add from current suppliers and
investigate new sources of supplies and products, research and
prepare bid specifications, issue bid request to multiple
- Utilize the ERP system to automate the purchasing process,
making full use of the system where possible.
- Work with Production Manager to maintain sufficient inventory
levels for production, calculate safety stock levels and other
planning parameters. Responsible for cycle counting
management.Skills:Purchasing, Procurement, Supply chain,
negotiation, Buyer purchasing, Erp, Purchase order, Pricing,
Logistics, InventoryAdditional Skills & Qualifications:
- Associate's or bachelor's preferred
- 3+ years in purchasing or supply chain management
- ERP experience About Aston Carter: Please Note: Scammers are
posing as Aston Carter. We'll never contact you via Gmail,
Telegram, or WhatsApp and we'll never solicit money from you. At
Aston Carter, we're dedicated to expanding career opportunities for
the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is
driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a
range of positions - from recruiting, sales and delivery to
corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the
opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is
rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless. Established in
1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm,
providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than
7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and
more than 200 offices, we extend our clients' capabilities by
seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today's
workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative
solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit . Aston
Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent
solutions. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will
consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color,
religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual
orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any
characteristic protected by law. If you would like to request a
reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of
the job application process or interviewing process due to a
disability, please call or email for other accommodation options.
However, if you have questions about this position, please contact
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