Buyer - Manufacturing Plant

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 11/2/2016

Schneider Electric Oxford, OH

Company
Schneider Electric
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
002X0K
AJE Ref #
576181229
Location
Oxford, OH
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

Join Schneider Electric and power your career!

Discover the opportunity to join an international, dynamic, and responsible company that fosters the development of all its people around the world. Every day, we empower employees to achieve more and experience exciting careers. Find out how our values and unique position make Schneider Electric the employer of choice.

We are seeking a motivated and ambitious individual for the position of Buyer in our manufacturing plant located in Oxford, Ohio. The Buyer is responsible for providing procurement and purchasing support to the plant.

Responsibilities:

* Responsible for purchase ordering flow to ensure the deliveries meet plant production requirements

* Proactively monitor and resolve potential material misses and track, expedite and micro-manage critical orders

* Use purchasing tools to analyze, evaluate supplier performance KPIs & work with suppliers for improvements as necessary

* Maintain purchasing databases to ensure integrity of system data such as price and commodity codes and provide necessary information to commodity managers / supplier leaders / other buyers as necessary

* Maintain and enhance the operational relations with suppliers and contribute to the competitiveness of business by optimizing purchases within the respective entity

* Support the deployment of corporate commodity strategies and contribute to productivity saving and rebalancing initiatives

* Participate in supplier selection and qualification, negotiate and manage contracts with local/specific suppliers (price, quantity, quality, logistics, lead time, service level, etc)

* Responsible for timely disposition of problem invoices with suppliers

Primary Location: !*!

* Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration or related field.

* Ability to work independently, good time management, organizational and interpersonal skills.

* Proficiency with MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook or Lotus Notes).

* 1 - 5 years' experience in a purchasing/procurement role preferred











Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.



At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.







Schneider Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Schedule: !*!

* Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration or related field.

* Ability to work independently, good time management, organizational and interpersonal skills.

* Proficiency with MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook or Lotus Notes).

* 1 - 5 years' experience in a purchasing/procurement role preferred











Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.



At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.







Schneider Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Additional Benefits

Tuition Rembursement and Health Club Reimbursement