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Horseheads, NY 14845

Posted: 03/08/2023 Employment Type: contract Industry: Supply Chain/Logistics Job Number: 26035 Pay Rate: 33-36/hr

Job Description

Oxford Solutions has an opening with our manufacturing client located in Horseheads, NY for a Buyer . This position plans and provides, at minimum costs, the necessary materials to manufacture saleable products.

  • Negotiate prices, terms, delivery, and conditions of purchase from suppliers for a variety of assigned commodities.
  • Implement controls to follow up purchase order, issue change notices, and catalog suppliers' prices and quotations in an efficient manner.
  • Request and analyze bids and approve suppliers based upon such factors as facilities, financial status, manpower, reliability and price.
  • Coordinate communication between engineering, operating departments and suppliers to insure that pertinent information is disseminated accurately and efficiently.
  • Prepare Purchasing Department reports and reviews to include cost reviews, price predictions, effects of material costs on products, supplier capacity, etc.
  • Prepare data for timely returns to vendor in compliance with Oracle guidance and FSC requirements
  • Formulate and administer inventory control guidelines for stocking levels, safety stock and receipt of materials.

  • Bachelors or Associate degree in Business Administration, Materials Planning, or related area
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment involving purchasing / planning and scheduling or the supervision of those functions.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficient with use of Oracle or SAP
  • Highly organized
  • Excellent communication skills

Buyer - 26035

Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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