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Buyer - Louisville, CO


Louisville, CO


Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Coordinates the purchase of raw materials, equipment, tools, parts, and supplies for the business considering cost, quality and delivery requirements.
  • Reviews/approves purchase requisitions for goods or services.
  • Assists in the negotiation of price, delivery, and contract terms with suppliers.
  • Expedites orders and requests, as needed.
  • Determines method of procurement, such as direct purchase, blanket order, or consignment
  • Prepares purchase orders or bid requests, and other required purchasing documentation
  • Reviews bid proposals and assists in the negotiation of contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
  • Maintains procurement and supplier records.
  • Ensures all purchasing/receiving information is processed on-time for month end reporting.
  • Assists with supplier performance evaluations as required.
  • Coordinates return and credit/debit activities with suppliers for discrepant receipts.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
This position requires a High School Diploma; Bachelor’s degree preferred.  This position should have 2-3 years of related purchasing/buyer experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.  APICS certification is a plus.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with all levels of the organization both written and verbal.
  • Ability to effectively negotiate and problem solve with internal customers and external vendors.
  • Must have an advanced understanding of the JDE software system for material tracking; intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Must possess strong, written communication skills such as correspondence, reports, and presentations to groups.
  • Must have a high level of attention to detail and proven project and time management skills.
  • Must have the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity of ISO and other quality management systems.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must have knowledge of materials and material requirements as they relate to work orders.
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