Buyer
Evoqua Water Technologies, LLC

Job Order #: 15539775

Tewksbury, MA 01876

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 9/23/2021

EXPIRES 12/22/2021

Job Description

SUMMARY:  Supports company standard buying strategies to purchase and arrange timely deliveries of supplies and materials; expedites as needed and serves as liaison between vendors and users, getting prior approval for purchases in excess of established limits (LOA).  Resolves; delivery, quality or other related problems with purchases, invoices and receipts.  Supports in updating Key Performance                 Indictors (KPI?s, project plans and purchasing systems; reviews and analyzes requisitions and supply plans for domestic and international purchases. Supports in the preparation of requests for quotes and supports in the development of new supply sources.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  include the following.  Other duties & projects may be assigned
- Responsible for monitoring and assuring on time delivery and inventory performance objectives are met or exceeded
- Procure supplies, materials, and equipment necessary for the operation of the organization ? via PO placement.
- Review requisitions, contact vendors, and examine quotes for accuracy
- Expedite items/supplies as necessary to meet company demands
- Interface with production, engineering, shipping, and accounting to resolve any supply, quality, or logistic problems associated with purchase items
- Resolve supplier problems associated with over shipments, shortages, discrepancies or obsolete materials and scrap
- Monitor approval status of purchase orders (LOA)

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Candidate must be team ordinated, be able to work under pressure and must exhibit a positive attitude.  Travel maybe required as part of this position.


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
- Associates Degree or other related discipline or equivalent work experience preferred
- MUST have SAP experience (min 1 year)
- 3 - 5 years of experience in a Procurement position in a mid to large size organization preferred
- A.P.P. C.PM. or CPIM a plus
- Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Interacts with internal and external personnel in a professional manner
- Must be able to assemble facts from various areas, analyze data, and provide informed recommendations to management
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills and work effectively in a demanding, fast paced high pressure environment
- Customer focused with exceptional problem-solving skills

COMPUTER SKILLS
- You must be computer literate, and be able to demonstrate proficiency with MS Office package, including Excel and Word as well as Outlook and Internet Explorer
- Basic working knowledge of MRP systems required. SAP required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
- May be required to lift and /or move up to 10 pounds
- Frequently required to sit at desk for long periods of time; use hands and fingers , be able to reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear using phone or computer
- Frequently required to walk the production and warehouse floor
- Must comply with strict safety and tracking

COMPETENCIES
- High attention to detail
- Understanding of terminology and ability to share and communicate effectively within the team
- Ability to organize and prioritize tasks resulting in consistent productivity
- Ability to function within a team environment and build strong working relationships
- Dependable and punctual
- Ability to meet accuracy and productivity goals
- Good problem-solving skills, ability to evaluate situation and prioritize factors in decision making
- Self-motivated, utilize available resources for self-improvement and development

How To Apply

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration

Address

558 Clark Road
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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Name

Thavrith Thao

Title

Business Services Representative

Email

thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com

Phone

978-880-5487

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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