Calling all Buyers

  • Chatsworth, CA
  • $73,000 - $81,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Mordy Ornguze
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A bit about us:

We're a telecommunications infrastructure leader that powered the deployments of 3G and 4G. Today we're developing the 5G Fronthaul solution that will enable fully featured 5G networks to lead the next generation of connectivity for people and machines. We provide our customers with network connectivity solutions that allow them to change the world.

Job Summary
We are looking for a seasoned purchasing professional ready to hit the ground running and immediately start to make a difference. This position will purchase production material and will also work with engineering to source components for new designs.

Why join us?

Benefits include:
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid Time off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

Job Details

What you'll do
The successful candidate will:
  • Coordinate all activities related to procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase through delivery.
  • Analyze the requirements of the commodity, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier and date commodity is needed.
  • Assure that the commodity is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price and meets the quality standards of the company.
  • Maintain timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
  • Investigate and/or interview potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.
  • Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity balanced against the optimum quality and schedule needs.
  • Assist in resolving discrepancies with invoices and receiving documents.
  • Contact vendors by email, phone or visit to verify shipment of goods on specified date.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

What we're looking for:
The successful candidate must have 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing purchasing setting.

What would be useful:
  • Experience reading engineering documents, drawings, and technical specifications.
  • APICS certification a plus
  • Knowledge of QAD ERP system
  • Experience purchasing PCBs, Sheet Metal, and electronic components.

Must Have:
  • 4 yr degree a plus or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail
  • ERP/MRP experience
  • Must be advanced user with Microsoft Office (Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Excellent organizational, teamwork and negotiating skills

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chatsworth, CA
Job Type
$73,000 - $81,000