177577 - Associate Buyer
Industry
PRO
Region
PA-Pennsylvania
City
Pittsburgh
State
PA
Rate
$24 to $30.00 DOE
Duration
3 Months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking an Associate Buyer for an opening in Pittsburgh, PA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under direct supervision, works with procurement staff assisting in daily functions for the purpose of executing on time delivery, coordinating engineering change orders and facilitating successful communication between UTAS and the supply base. Receives and responds to routine correspondence following established procedures not requiring management review. Requires the ability to exercise independent judgment and employ basic reasoning skills.
•‘Procurement of materials per the requirements of the Material Resource Planning (MRP) system from approved suppliers.
•‘Place requirements to meet the cost, quality and schedule objectives of the organization in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).
•‘Performs as the supplier manager for the commodity assigned; communicate SIS objectives to suppliers.
•‘Performs value engineering on commodity in concert with FUS and supplier to provide best product/best price.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Computer use - Frequent
•Sitting - Frequent
•Standing - Occasional
•Walking - Occasional
•Bending - Occasional
•Lifting - Occasional
Candidates must be familiar working with spreadsheets and ERP systems

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
Prior experience in buying electronic components or Machined parts preferred.

EDUCATION:
Attending college for a Bachelor's degree in business

WORK HOURS:
9/80, 7:30AM-5PM
Full-Time

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Silmese Graves
sgraves@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.