Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Cincinnati, OH - N. Kentucky - (USA) 8743 Union Centre Boulevard OH West Chester , OH 45069 Phone : 513-772-2220

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Manpower is currently seeking for an experienced Buyer that can hit the ground running for a great company in Sharonville, OH. This full-time position will require a vast knowledge of procuring and identifying goods and services that the company requires.

What will you be doing?

* Evaluate vendor performance and develop new supply sources when requested

* Participate in cross-functional supply review. Manage Material requirements to effectively deliver supply materials.

* Work closely with manufacturing to coordinate supplier issues.

* Provide initial point of contact for supplier management including request for Quote, and price negotiations.

* Support Supplier Performance measurement process

* Manage data required in MRP system including ERP vendor maintenance, price lead time, purchase orders, and delivery dates

* Resolve AP payment issues

* Cultivate a teamwork environment

Qualifications include:

* Strong organization, project management, and multitasking

* Prevent and anticipate supply issues and mitigate risk of interruption

* Ability to communicate, lead and influence effectively across the organization

* Utilize tactical problem solving skills balancing order fulfillment priorities

* Be adept at performing detailed and thorough investigations and be able to communication implications or analysis and corrective action(s).

* Solicit competing bids from multiple vendors

* Perform cost comparisons

* Cost and lead time reduction

* Possess professional attitudes towards vendors, internal customers

* Proficiency in Office, Excel.

* Experience with MRP and ERP system

Education/ Experience qualifications:

* Bachelors Degree in Business, technical degree or equivalent

* 5-10 years of purchasing experience in manufacturing environment

If you are interested apply now. You can also call 859-525-1030 for additional information. We look forward to speaking with you!