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Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist *** Up To $75,000 *** Take the Next Step in Your Career with a Thriving Manufacturer! in Libertyville, IL at Select Advantage

Date Posted: 7/13/2017

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Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist
Salary: up to $75,000


Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and get involved? Teamwork, excellence and innovation are the core values of this strong, growing Libertyville manufacturing company!


Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist position highlights:

  • strategize, select and purchase electronic and related components in alignment with cost reduction, quality improvement, customer centered, on-time delivery, lead-time reduction and inventory reduction initiatives
  • collaborate with internal departments to meet customer needs as well as resolve credit line and invoice issues
  • monitor projects; expedite shipment of materials and services to fulfill requirements
  • provide vendors with drawings and specifications; request and review quotes
  • prepare and issue requests for proposals and purchase orders
  • build and maintain strong customer and vendor relationships
  • negotiate prices, terms, conditions, delivery and discounts
  • prepare forecasts, trend reports and contracts
  • analyze procurement prices, values and risks
  • source, qualify and select suppliers
  • evaluate supplier performance
  • file purchase orders

Job Requirements

Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 4-6 years of contract buying experience for electronic assembly manufacturers a must
  • sound knowledge of resistors, capacitors and other electronic components desired
  • strong analytical, negotiation, organizational and time-management skills
  • outstanding written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • knowledge of procurement laws and regulations
  • advanced Microsoft Excel and Access skills
  • team oriented


Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist
Email azhinin@selectadvantage.com your Word formatted resume and daytime phone number for immediate consideration. Your personal information and resume will remain completely confidential.