Amphenol Military & Aerospace Careers

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Sr. Buyer ABT
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The Buyer II procures critical materials, parts, equipment, supplies and services for the organization. The Buyer II recommends, leads projects, and procures products and services where the financial impact to the Company is substantial. The Buyer II ensures that products and services purchased are of excellent quality, procured at a competitive price and delivered as promised.Essential Duties and Responsibilities·        Coordinate procurement of required products and services from intent to purchase through delivery·        Determine the requirements of commodities, including specifications, quality and schedule requirements·        Request and evaluate quotes for the commodities·        Negotiate the lowest possible cost for commodities that meet quality, quantity and schedule requirements·        Implement purchase orders that comply with company and government regulations·        Manage and maintain required documentation for purchases, including orders, amendments and shipping notices·        Apply Total Cost of Acquisition principle to short and long term buying decisions·        Assist with Purchasing Department staff meetings·        Attend meetings with key stakeholders·        Assist Buyer I’s in escalation of issues with suppliers and vendors·        Support the Sourcing Specialist in the bid for bid process·         Support purchasing best practices and recommend process improvements·        Assist in training and developing Buyer I’s·        Manage projects and systems, including replenishment and consignment and cost saving initiatives·        Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisorJob Requirements·        BA preferred·        Minimum 3-5 years successful purchasing experience·        Minimum 2 years successful negotiation experience·        Excellent verbal and written communication skills·        Proficiency with Microsoft Office software·        Excellent organizational skills