As the Buyer will be responsible for
complex procurement methods that require a great degree of experience,
knowledge, and professionalism. This role will oversee the purchase of
production used materials, consumables, general tools and supplies, PPE and
miscellaneous, but are subject to change with different portfolio as per team
resource arrangements. The Buyer is
accountable for the continuous supply, lead time reduction and total low cost,
consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source and urgency of
need. The Buyer studies market trends, analyzes price quotes received, interviews
suppliers, selects or recommends suppliers with whom work orders are to be
placed, schedules deliveries and maintains the orders updated in system.
Contract ends August, 2022
and sources suppliers that meet business requirements.
schedules and cancels purchase orders or purchase requisitions based upon
purchase orders, supplier information and purchasing parameters
effectively in EPICOR.
purchase requisitions and reorder of Kanban items.
suppliers’ performance in on-time delivery, lead time, cost, and quality.
and logs data related to suppliers and suppliers’ performance.
all supplier qualification and certification documents.
suppliers by the most suitable shipping method and schedule requirements
with various locations, freight carriers, freight consolidators, and
and resolve any discrepancies with open purchase orders.
the sourcing information that needs to be updated in Arena or Epicor.
manage the credit card conciliation package for approval and submission to
Qualifications and Skills:
degree in business, engineering or related field in supply chain or operation.
CPIM or PMP certification is an asset.
years of experience in the supply chain field, preferably in OEM environment
or semiconductor industry.
experience in logistics related activities, custom clearance, freight, and
best shipping method.
in the areas of packaging materials, adhesive, general supplies and tools,
PPE, service, and maintenance.
experience in managing and improving Kanban system, or supplier managed
problem solving and collaborative skills to implement supply chain strategies.
in reading technical drawings, specification and BOM.
in MRP and item parameters set up of lead time, safety stock, MOQ, MPQ.
in using ERP and PLM systems, preferably in EPICOR and Arena.
interpersonal, communication, time management and organizational skills.
great team player.
in MS Office (TEAMS, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio).
Please note that only those selected for an interview will be
contacted. Photon Control Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is
committed to fostering a diverse, representative, and inclusive work
environment where all employees are treated equally. Thank you for your
interest in a career with us.