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  • Location: Hanover - York County
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 20 April 2018
    Our client, a successful and growing manufacturing facility in Hanover PA, has a direct hire opportunity for a Project Buyer. The primary responsibility of this position is ensuring full Bill of Material and supplier tooling target costs. It is accountable to deliver supplier quality, cost, delivery and productivity according to project targets and will initiate and control value analysis to provide cost estimates to the project manager

    Key Responsibilities:
    * Deploy Commodity sourcing strategy for project components including make or buy
    * Actively manage & execute Requests for Quotation & Supplier Nominations with involvement of S&P commodities according to the project needs
    * Accountable for supplier quality - actively monitor & ensure all related CQP phases & PPAP closure on time following VDA and IATF standards in automotive business
    * Handover projects to Value Streams and S&P segment buyer and support them for 6 months after SOP
    * Actively identify & execute CRP idea generation and collection by product group to meet BU Gross Material Productivity AOP targets

    * Bachelor's degree in an engineering or business related field
    * 3+ years Sourcing and/or Purchasing experience in the automotive industry
    * QCD (quality, cost, delivery )experience (incl. cost estimation and value analysis)
    * Working in a matrix environment is a plus
    * This position requires approx. 25% travel
    *Prefer: *Project management skills *Understanding product lifecycle and product structures (prefer manufacturing experience)
    Good analytical skills, cost analysis against "should costs"; Working in a team environment; Understanding agreements and contracts; Good negotiation skills to be able to get year over year savings; Assertive and high energy; Willing to work the hours needed and to travel; Work well under stress; Bachelor's degree in business or engineering

    Benefits include:

    Competitive pay commensurate with experience
    Relocation assistance is available
    Paid Time-Off & Holiday program
    Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
    Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents
    Dental & Vision Insurance
    Life, STD & LTD
    401k Savings Plan
    Employee Discounts

    Apply now for consideration!
  • Location: Elkhart
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 06 April 2018
    Manpower in Elkhart is hiring for an experienced Inventory Control Specialist. Hours are Monday-Friday, 7am-3:30pm. $16-$18/hour, depending on experience.

    Duties include:

    - Purchasing
    - Forklift
    - Shipping/Receiving
    - Data Entry
    - Inventory Control

    What's in it for YOU?

    Small, close knit company. Temporary to permanent position! To learn more about this AMAZING opportunity, submit your resume TODAY!
  • Location: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 04 April 2018
    Procurement Contracts Coordinator
    A global leader in veterinary diagnostics, software, and water microbiology testing is now seeking a Procurement Contracts Coordinator for a vital six-month project. Put your specialized experience to use as part of a contracts project team, and work within a procurement function to ensure contractual compliance with General Data Protection Regulation legislation.

    What's in it for you?
    $25+/hour DOE
    Excellent project planned to run for approximately 6 months
    Full time weekday schedule working 8am-5pm
    A great professional work environment

    What will you be doing?
    Contract review
    Working with the procurement and legal teams to gather supplier contact information
    Negotiating with suppliers to obtain agreement with the company's General Data Protection Regulation contract amendment
    Independently managing supplier follow-up
    Escalating issues as needed, and working with the appropriate contacts to resolve problems and achieve desired outcomes
    Maintaining up-to-date records, and providing weekly progress reports to the procurement management team
    Acting as the first point of communication for supplier questions and document responses

    What will you bring to the job?
    Experience in a paralegal, contract management, or procurement management role, OR other role with frequent exposure to contracts
    Supplier negotiation and contract administration experience
    Excellent administration skills, and proven attention to detail
    Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
    Self-motivation, and the ability to work under minimal supervision
    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    Good time and project management skills

    Let's try to put an end to your job search by applying today. Contact a team member today by applying online, calling 207-774-8258, or texting 207-560-0928.
    You can also find all of our open positions by visiting www.ManpowerMaine.com. We look forward to working with you!
    We love referrals, so please share our job with friends and family!

    You'll love working with Manpower - but don't take our word for it! Here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience:
    "Excellent and timely job opportunities. Nice staff, and overall a good experience!" - J.P., Biddeford
  • Location: St Catharines
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 02 April 2018
    A client of ours in St. Catherine's is actively looking for an experienced purchasing/ inventory clerk to join their growing team. This is an excellent full time, permanent opportunity that can offer stability as well as growth opportunity.

    What's in it for you?

    - Steady days Monday-Friday
    - Comprehensive benefits
    - $17.00+/hour depending on experience
    - Positive team based environment
    - Opportunity for advancement

    Job Duties:

    - Receiving
    - Back order follow up
    - Enter items into database
    - Creating quotes
    - Inventory clean up
    - Margin pricing matrix reviews
    - Manage daily transfers
    - Inventory cycle counts
    - Inventory clearance for discontinued items
    - Vendor creations & returns
    - Code reviews & transfers


    - At least 1 year of inventory control or purchasing experience
    - Intermediate Microsoft Word & Excel user
    - High attention to detail
    - Positive attitude
    - Excellent communication
    - Reliable transportation
    - Willingness to learn

    We encourage all interested candidates to apply for immediate consideration.