Senior Buyer Job

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016

Accounting Principals Woburn, MA

Woburn, MA
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span Senior Buyer Job in Woburn, MA br   br The Supply Chain Organization’s directive is to strategically source quality materials and services at lowest total cost using a supplier management program that leverages best-in-class people, systems and processes. The Senior Buyer is responsible for supporting the supply chain cycle for a specified area of spend or business group. The salary ranges from 75-80K, depending on experience. If you believe you’re a solid candidate for the Senior Buyer position then read on! br   br Responsibilities and job functions for the Senior Buyer role: br   br • The Senior Buyer will be required to assemble appropriate parties, coordinate efforts and drive the end to end RFP (Request for Proposal) process including detailed Supplier negotiations for all goods and services br • Successfully apply a detailed acumen of current market trends to impact negotiations and strive for fair market pricing at all times br • Lead in the sourcing process for assigned spend categories and assist in the sourcing process for spend categories assigned to others br • Manage the sourcing strategy development, execution and end-to-end supply chain performance management to achieve best-in-class product quality, cost, delivery and performance br • Operate efficiently within Supply Chain team and other internal groups to gain an expert understanding of Company’s business model, systems and projects.  Anticipate business needs and ensure a proactive outreach to suppliers to purchase supplies and services br • Compile customized reports from internal databases and gather and analyze vendor information to ensure best pricing and implement process improvements br • Review and analyze bid proposals and negotiate contracts br • Ensure organizational goals are met, including budget, savings and supplier performance measures br • 5% travel br • Identify and suggest process improvement opportunities br • Contribute to the creation or amendment of Supply Chain policies and processes br • Maintain supplier master policies and structure br • Communicate with vendors regarding all new purchase orders; establish lead times and order delivery status br • Confer with suppliers to obtain product or service information such as price, availability and delivery schedule br   br Qualifications include: br   br • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Engineering, Business or Supply Management br • Minimum of five years professional experience in Supply Chain br • Experienced in management of supplier relationships, negotiating statements of work and service level agreements br • Strong organizational skills and ability to be self-motivated br • Maintain relationships with internal and external vendors br • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to multi-task and br • Wireless telecommunications industry experience is preferred, including sourcing or working in the construction or operations functions br • Professional certifications preferred (CPM, CPSM or CPIM) br • Oracle supply chain modules experiences preferred br • Strong Microsoft Office applications like Excel, PowerPoint and Word br   br If you’re interested in the Senior Buyer position then apply today! If you’re looking for something else in the supply chain and logistics niche then contact me. You can reach me, Tate Monroe at and I can help you find your dream job! br   br