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Buyer III

Company: Aerotek
Location: Beaverton
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Currently seeking a Buyer III to join a manufacturing company in the Beaverton, OR area!

Job Description:

Essential functions:

  • Plan and fulfill material requirements, coordinate material flow through the supply chain, in support of a Master Production Schedule and other purchasing signal tools.
  • Maintain positive relations with internal customers, co-workers, and suppliers.
  • Key performance objectives include timely placement of purchase orders, on time delivery, adherence to inventory strategies, and performing timely part analysis.

Performs detailed part usage analysis:

  • Review historical use
  • Review historical purchases (price, lead-time, quantity)
  • Develops an analytical strategy (by part number)
  • Manages numerous items in assigned part categories

Performs Buying functions:

  • Performs competitive bidding (and analysis)
  • Generates purchase orders
  • Follows up on open orders (expedite / de-expedite)
  • Participates in make versus buy analysis (future)

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years plus of Buying Experience required, and 2 of those years must be managing at least 1 employee.
  • MRP / ERP experience
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Manufacturing experience required (working at a manufacturing company).
  • Ability to read Part Drawings. Will be ordering the parts from these drawings.
  • Self-motivated, energetic, dependable, honest, and thorough.
  • Strong planning, organizational, analytical, communication, and networking skills are required.
  • Team attitude; eager to cooperate with others with exceptional interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to change direction and handle multiple responsibilities and tasks on a regular basis.
  • Exceptionally high level of commitment to the success of individuals and overall projects.
  • Willing to put in extra effort and hours as needed.
  • Competent with computer software such as MRP systems, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, MS Access.

For more information, please contact Deva at 503-403-1882.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Aerotek, Beaverton , Buyer III, Other , Beaverton, Oregon

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