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Purchasing Agent

Full time Kieffer | Starlite in Professional AV
  • Sheboygan, WI, USA View on Map
  • Post Date: March 3, 2020
  • Apply Before : May 3, 2020
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Job Detail

  • Experience 3 Years
  • Education Associate

Job Description

  • Responsible for the cost, quality, and delivery of purchased goods and services.
  • Performs material planning and purchases to meet and help optimize production schedules.
  • Meets with Project Management and Production Management ongoing to confirm material requirements, while minimizing purchasing costs and ensuring on time delivery.
  • Oversees inventory control and accuracy (from material receipt through finished goods).
  • Participates in the establishment of purchasing performance metrics and reporting of metrics on a weekly and/or monthly basis, including some financial and related fiscal savings to the company.
  • Establishes and maintains an inventory replenishment program.
  • Develops and expands vendor base for inventoried and project materials.
  • Delivers vendor relationship development.
  • Negotiates favorable terms on purchase orders and sub contracts.
  • Establishes and maintains an inventory control system.
  • Performs weekly, monthly, and quarterly inventory and reports results, as required, to the Accounting Department.
  • Works to ensure accuracy of material receipts against purchase orders.
  • Manages hazardous material disposal; meets federal regulations and ensures the safety of employees.
  • Maximizes the utilization of the MRP computer system to plan and control materials.
  • Acts to meet customer and consumer expectations, needs, and concerns.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience as a professional buyer plus a related college degree; or equivalent combination of work experience and college level training.
  • Must have the ability to self-direct work; exercise independent judgment to formulate and implement solutions.
  • Demonstrates persuasion and influencing skills with adeptness in conflict management.
  • Has leadership skills to help train other staff.
  • Significant experience with sourcing systems, equipment, and services for the business.
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office software.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal, hardware, plastic, electrical components, and small tool purchasing.
  • Attention to detail.

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