179035 - Buyer
Industry
PRO
Region
CA-Bay Area
City
Santa Rosa
State
CA
Rate
$24 to $33.65 DOE
Duration
6 Months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Buyer for an opening in Santa Rosa, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Use and improve the existing non-inventory purchasing process to satisfy the Company'¦s requirements for
indirect material, liaising closely with Purchasing, Facilities and Operations.
Ensure Purchasing requisition workflow is used by all departments until order is placed to the approved
supplier. Deploy Group procedures related to the indirect material procurement processes.
Contribute to defining and implementing an efficient "PR to PO" process (Purchase Requisition to Purchase
Order process) in collaboration with the Client Indirect Purchasing team. Develop and implement a KanBan
and or VMI indirect materials program in conjunction with MRO requirements.
Contribute to consolidation synergies and cost savings actions implementation led at the Client Group level for
indirect material.
Implement Client global contracts locally for indirect material.
Effectively manage contract with suppliers by ensuring that contractual obligations are met.
Negotiate new agreements for local needs when they are not covered by Client global contracts. Negotiate
terms based upon quality, price, lot size and delivery defined internally. Insure requirements in term of Cost,
Quality, Delivery, service and Engineering are understood by the suppliers.
Maintain a continuous supply of materials to avoid any disruptions in manufacturing and/or customer service,
performing all work with a sense of urgency and timeliness
Conduct supplier business reviews with suppliers of non-inventory commodities.
Ensure that the suppliers are fully aware of the company¡¦s requirements
Ensure adherence to the company Supply Chain management policies, procedures, and Purchasing best
practices.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar function
Reporting tools
College with Supply Chain certification
Language skills
Fluent in English
Spanish and French languages as average level
Mathematical skills
Good skill
Interpersonal skills
Organization
Team spirit
Communication

EDUCATION:
Accredited College with Supply Chain certification

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time

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

Contact
Rochelle Anderson
randerson@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

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.