JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY SGS has an urgent job opening for a BUYER/PLANNER II for one of our Fortune 500 clients' inPLAINSBORO, NJ
* Develop fit-for-purpose sourcing strategies for contract process development and/or manufacturing at third-party service providers, as appropriate, to stage of development as well as project management of external activities.
* Lead role in supplier interactions with development project teams. - Facilitate identification and resolution of technical, quality, and logistical issues that affect progress against contracted activities.
* Collaborate with Global Procurement and Global Manufacturing & Supply in development of late stage and early commercial sourcing strategies.
* Provide input into supplier performance measurement and maintain supplier scorecards
* Leads the development and implementation of the purchasing strategy for specified sub-categories.
* Responsible for delivering RFI/ RFQ
* Negotiates contracts and lowest Total Cost of Ownership for sub-categories.
* Develops strong understanding of the market and monitors competitive factors.
Must have exp. in
* SAP and Buy, Purchasing, Capital expenses