195460 - Buyer
CA-Central California
Up to $30.00 DOE
9 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Buyer for an opening in Fremont, CA.

The Buyer / Planner is responsible for planning and buying raw materials to support the NPI projects. This position will maintain and update material master data, including vendor lead times, ordering quantities, expiry dates, etc. They will also review BOMs and modules to confirm accuracy of materials and quantities.

Enter and update purchase orders into the purchasing system. Assist in the planning and procurement activities for direct and indirect materials as well as operating supplies. Work with vendors to expediate the delivery of the parts on time.Coordinates purchasing activities with other departments to maintain inventory at planned levels. Ensure purchase orders conform to contracts and policies. Coordinate delivery schedules with vendors. Escalate key supplier issues to management team. Other duties as assigned for completing routine assigned tasks of other individuals in the department in their absence. Manage critical components from key suppliers.

1-2 years' experience in Procurement or Supply Chain functions required. ERP - QAD is preferred. Excel data analysis, including lookups and pivot tables. Detail oriented and good time management skills. Excellent written and communication skills.

Accredited Bachelor’s degree with Supply Chain or Operations focus, or 1-2 years equivalent experience in Supply/Demand Planning.

Shift days/hours: Days ( 2-3 days a week), hours TBD

Remote or onsite: On site

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

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

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

To ensure compliance with President Biden’s September 9, 2021 executive order, the client is implementing a new requirement for U.S.-based employees to either show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved reasonable accommodation (based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief) exempting them from the requirement, by December 8, 2021 (timing may vary in some states). Individuals who are unable to meet COVID-19 requirements due to a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief may apply for a reasonable accommodation during the post-offer process. Individuals with approved accommodations will be subject to frequent COVID-19 testing.

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.