Buyer Storeroom Solutions
Storeroom Solutions, Inc. (SSI) is the fastest growing independent provider of MRO/indirect materials management services in North America. Currently, we support close to 200 customer sites in the US, Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico, driving down the total cost of MRO/indirect materials. SSI is committed to the principles of respect, honesty and integrity and to delivering value to our customers, employees, shareholders and supply partners. SSI offers employees a friendly work environment, great benefits and opportunities for continuous development at every level.
Job Title: Buyer
City: Greenville State: South Carolina
Responsible for MRO procurement transactions, ensuring materials are accurately ordered and received within the site?s procurement system. Responsible for processing and expediting orders in a timely and efficient manner, and employing problem solving methods to resolve issues with delivery, price or any other order issues. Develop and maintain strong client relationships, keep an open line of communication, and maintain control of all aspects of purchasing.
Key Words: Source Buy Procure Purchase Purchasing Inventory Materials Warehouse Manufacturing Plant Tool Crib Consumables Spare Parts Logistics Vendor
? Follow all required Safety and Security Procedures at all times, attend required safety trainings
? Find and achieve cost savings through sourcing of new suppliers, manufacturers and distributors
? Identify and present OEM commercialization and substitution opportunities to customers in order to lower reduce costs
? Manage OEM commercialization opportunities with customers in order to obtain necessary approvals, satisfy validation requirements, and complete change control processes
? Maintain the vendor database and setup local vendors as needed
? Generate purchase orders (PO?s) using SOS 2001 or client CMMS purchasing system Verify quoted prices when generating a PO for any item including reorders
? Expedite orders / Ensure timely delivery of items, keeping supervisor and client informed of delivery issues
? Establish and build relationships with client?s employees
? Run reports as required
? Reduce discrepancies through the review of invoices for price and/or quantity discrepancies and follow guidelines to resolve
? Work with Site Manager to streamline processes and implement quality improvements, documenting any changes
? Adhere to min/max levels as required at specific site
? Four-year college degree preferred.
? CPM/APICS desirable
? Previous MRO Purchasing experience
? Knowledge of MRO materials
? Computer literacy ? Windows Operating System, Microsoft Office and ability to learn and demonstrate proficiency in the use of the SOS 2001 system, or client CMMS
? Demonstrated experience in developing, implementing, and executing strategic sourcing initiatives
? Frequent walking and standing
? Carrying/lifting of up to 40 pounds, unassisted
? Exposure to heat, cold, dust, chemicals, mineral fibers and moist or dry climate
Storeroom Solutions offers a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life, paid vacation, and a 401(k) plan with company match. To learn more about SSI, check out our website at storeroomsolutions.com/ssi-careers
Storeroom Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V welcome to apply. SSI operates a drug-free workplace; applicants are subject to a background check and pre-employment drug testing.
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