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American Cybersystems, Inc. (ACS Group) Everett Contractor
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Buyer negotiates, place and manage purchase orders with suppliers and vendors in response to requisitions for materials, goods and services to meet company on-time delivery and quality objectives.

  • Manage commodities based on MRP requirements to ensure no stock-outs, with minimal inventory using order modifiers and policies.
  • Develop long and short-range procurement strategies that ensure quality material supply with minimal cost. Negotiate prices and delivery schedules to ensure lowest price and minimum inventory consistent with purchasing economics.
  • Drive increasing inventory turns by developing, implementing and managing innovative material replenishment processes.
  • Responsible for day-to-day management of suppliers/vendors to ensure on-time delivery and quality of purchased items.
  • Support a variety of department regarding material availability, multiple sourcing and costs.
  • Ensure that proper paperwork, including certifications of conformance and trace ability, are received with procurements as required.
  • Resolve quantity, quality, documentation and other discrepancies associated with procurements with vendors and suppliers.
  • Approve invoices for payment and reconciles invoice discrepancies as needed.
  • Obtain material return authorizations from suppliers for defective or excess materials.  Arranges for the return of materials to suppliers as needed.
  • Responsible for supporting and ensuring compliance to ISO 9001/AS9100 Quality Management Systems.
  • Exposure to VMI (vendor management inventory)
  • Certification through NAPM, APICS, CPSM or CPIM
  • 5S, Six Sigma, or Green Belt
  • Experience of purchasing merchandise, materials, components, equipment, and/or services.

  • Proficient in Microsoft office including Intermediate Excel skills (including V-look up and pivot tables)
  • Experience working in an MRP system (Epicor/Vantage experience preferred)

Recommended skills

Iso 9000
Quality Management Systems
Aerospace Basic Quality System Standards
Six Sigma Methodology
Sourcing (Recruitment)


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