Senior Buyer

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POST DATE 8/11/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

Manufacturing Division that has doubles in annual sales over Windsor, CT

Windsor, CT
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_VISION: _Division has doubled in annual sales organically over the last 10 years and reached $150 million in sales in 2015. Division is ahead of plan in 2016. This is a make-to-contract environment with over 50 open orders.

_OPPORTUNITY_: Serve as the procurement lead for a critical product line within this division. Purchase finished goods and outsource key processes to subcontractors. Collaborate with key internal partners (Engineering place orders selecting proper sources of supply for most economical purchases; evaluate competitive quotations; review past due and expedite delivery of critical parts.
* CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT: This is a JIT environment. Participate in 5S programs and Kaizen events in work area, including with external suppliers.
* REPORTING/TRACKING: Generate spreadsheets, reports, and presentations to monitor the supply chain and lead corrective action.

_REQUIREMENTS_: BS/BA desired, but not required. Seek 5+ years of purchasing experience that includes sourcing finished goods and outsourcing processes for a manufacturing company. Aerospace industry experience preferred.

_REWARD_: $75,000 - $90,000 in base salary and benefits. No relocation offered.