Fluency in Mandarin and experience purchasing from vendors in China required.
Direct hire, west of Rochester, 58 – 63K
Manufacturer of compressed air sprayers is seeking a hands-on purchaser. Coordinate and expedite the procurement of components and raw materials to ensure production requirements. Must have experience purchasing engineered or mechanically technical components.
- Procure materials and components from offshore sources.
- Work with the Production Planning Department to plan material needs in support of manufacturing demands.
- Create, submit, and expedite purchase orders.
- Invoice, reconcile invoices, and monitor receiving inventory.
- Participate on cross-functional team projects.
- Visit supplier facilities.
- Prepare reports for the management team.
- 5 years' purchasing experience (required) in a manufacturing environment (preferred).
- Bachelors’ degree in materials management, business management, international business, or a related discipline required.
- Experience with / knowledge of ISO 9001:2008 strongly preferred.
- Strong MS Office skills required.
- Strong negotiation skills required.
- Syteline experience a plus.