17 Oct
Buyer (Austin)
Texas, Killeen / temple / ft hood

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A Buyer job in Austin, TX is available through Modis. You will be responsible for raw material movement into and through the company, including, but not limited to, price negotiation, on-time delivery logistics, supplier selection, supplier reporting and supply chain management. You will perform daily and future scheduling of work orders which are based on customer requirements, equipment and manpower availability. You will work directly with production, engineering and materials groups to ensure successful, timely introduction and completion of products in WIP and those scheduled to enter WIP.
Buyer responsibilities include:
• Managing MRP for Purchased Material, including on-time delivery logistics, price/term negotiations, and supplier selection
• Establishing, reviewing and maintaining aggressive supplier relationships in respect to price, delivery, quality, and terms
• Working with Accounting, Engineering, and Planning to manage and insure that all inventory transactions (POs, WOs, Material Movements), records (BOMs, Inventory Masters, Inventory Qty's, and Inventory Costs) and reports are being correctly executed and stated
• Ensuring that duplicate or cross over components demand does not exist to minimize the total number of components being maintained, maximizing cost savings.
• Any combination of four-year technical degree, two-year degree, or four years of experience
• One to three years of experience
• Strong communication skills, self-motivated, problem solver, and self-started
• Through understanding of interaction between parts acquisition, MRP, and scheduling.
If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Ellen Ledet at 512-823-2379 .
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled