The Senior Buyer performs the purchasing function for significant assigned commodities within the supply chain function. Administers Company and Purchasing policies and ensures procurement of material and services at most advantageous price with required quality at the required time. Coordinates pre and post-contract requirements in accordance with customer and Elliott specifications. The general function of the job includes: utilizing existing and new computer-assisted systems, establishing schedule priorities, evaluating shop loads, maintaining the optimum level of inventory to satisfy customer requirements, and taking necessary actions to prevent/resolve overload conditions and delays in the manufacturing process.
The Senior Buyer will serve as the commodity manager for designated commodities and will work to develop sourcing plans and strategies. Will develop and maintain supplier relationships as necessary. The Senior Buyer is also expected to ensure compliance with the Department Operations Manual in support of Elliott Quality and ISO.
There could be domestic travel required in support of supplier activities, estimated at 15-20%.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Elliott is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the federal, state or local laws of the United States. Elliott is a drug free workplace.
No agency submissions please. NOTE: Resumes submitted to any Elliott Group employee without a current, signed and valid contract in place with the Elliott Group recruiting team will become the property of Elliott Group and no search fees will be paid.