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Senior Buyer at Area Temps

Senior Buyer

Area Temps Solon, OH, OH (Onsite) Full-Time
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A well-established manufacturing company is seeking a Senior Buyer to source initiatives for both Production and MRO products and perform all procurement related functions. Work hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Analyze MRO purchase requisitions, review for accuracy and completion, and maintain Approved Supplier List
  • Provide pertinent updates to Sales and Customer Service on any part delays or product rejections
  • Must be able to confer with vendors on corrective action requests for rejected parts
  • Update prices and deliveries as information becomes available on a daily basis
  • Research and prepare bid specifications, review quotes, and secure the most competitive bids
  • Work with Receiving and Quality Contol, to make sure all materials are received correctly and placed in the ERP system
  • Solve problems with orders in an efficient and timely manner, establish lead times for parts ordering, and expedite orders as necessary
  • Work with Accounts Payable and Receiving Department to resolve any shipment or invoice issues
  • Negotiate pricing with vendors, obtain competitive quotes, and set up vendors in system
  • Maintain current ISO certifications in the Business Partner database
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with vendors, suppliers, and internal staff.
  • Complete sourcing initiatives for both Production and MRO products
  • Provide a high level of service to everyone
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred; Supply Chain preferred
  • Purchasing experience in an Electronics Manufacturing Company is required; Medical Product Production preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems; SAP preferred
  • Five to seven years Sourcing/Purchasing experience; Sourcing and procurement of electronic components, stampings, machining, and wire harnesses
  • Purchasing experience in an Electronics Manufacturing Company is required; Medical Product Purchasing experience preferred
  • Must have proven negotiation experience with suppliers
  • Must have strong problem-solving skills along with a desire to create solutions
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and telephone skills is required
  • Must have the willingness to take initiative while multi-tasking, working in a fast-paced environment, and quickly change priorities 

Only candidates that can pass a background check and drug screen will be considered.

Recommended Skills

  • Buyer
  • Electronic Manufacturing
  • Purchase Requisitions
  • Supply Chain
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