Position Type: Contract to Direct
Title: Senior Buyer
Pay Range: Open – Negotiable
This position is accountable for the purchase of a wide range of domestic materials.
Procurement must be consistent with quality, job specifications, and drawings and adherent to project schedules.
This position is responsible to reduce the cost of materials through source selection and negotiation.
All business affairs are to be conducted in an ethical, courteous, and professional manner.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepares Request for quotations for materials assigned.
Reviews and analyzes quotations received in reply to RFQs.
Negotiates pricing and prepares for review by Director of Material prior to award for all purchases in excess of authorized purchase level.
Creates, issues, and performs Purchase Order maintenance using the USJ business information system.
Reviews Purchase Order acknowledgements for contract formation issues, and if any, address them appropriately.
Resolves discrepancies between suppliers and company including quality (yard concerns) and invoicing issues.
Supports company New Work Proposal efforts by obtaining potential project specific pricing for subcontract work and assigned purchase product lines.
Maintains pricing information in the departments quote file.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree (BS) in a business curriculum preferred.
Two years’ experience in marine outfitting work procurement or five (5 years) experience in procurement.
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