Buyer III in Fremont, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 11/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Fremont, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/26/2019

Job Description


Job Title
Buyer III

Job ID(Requisition ID):
4551

Job Summary
Precision Technologies Fremont, a division of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. has an extensive capability in mechanical manufacturing. Our customers are leading Original Equipment Manufacturers who require exacting precision mechanical production capabilities. Our product lines include Aerospace, Healthcare, Scientific Instrumentation, and complex electro-mechanical equipment. We are seeking a motivated individual with Buying experience. We Bring Our Customer’s Products to Life Why Benchmark? We are looking for the BEST. As a global Fortune 1000 leader in the electronics manufacturing industry with total revenues nearing $2.5B, we have more than 10,000 employees in 9 countries on 4 continents. We identify and work with the world’s best original equipment manufacturers to bring their products to life through design, test development, and electronics manufacturing. Our work has been seen at the Olympics, the Super Bowl, and in Hollywood. America’s women and men in uniform count on our technical skills to help ensure our country remains safe and our work is part of many of the commercial aircraft seen crisscrossing the skies. Products we engineer live inside some of the world’s fastest computers and are saving lives every day in hospitals and surgical suites around the globe.


Essential Functions and Competencies


•Effective written and oral communications skills.
•Demonstrates discretion & confidentiality.
•Effective interpersonal skills, both internally and externally.
•Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required.
•Ability to participate in a continuous improvement activity.
•Effective negotiation skills.
•Effective analytical, planning and organizational skills.
•Effective problem solving skills, ability to make sound business decisions, use independent discretion.
Qualifications / Education / Experience
Job Responsibilities
•Ensures that materials, equipment and supplies are ordered and timely delivered in order to fulfill manufacturing process requirements and finished goods delivery performance.
•Interfaces with technical and management personnel regarding possible changes in material, quantity, quality or delivery schedules that may result in cost savings.
•Requests and analyzes quotations concerning items that meet Company design and specification, and checks for reasonableness of price on such items.
•Prepares Purchase Orders, and arranges for the forwarding of blueprints, specifications, material and tooling.
•Works with technical personnel in the design stages, and also in the quoting process.
•Expedite on difficult deliveries.
•Leads or at least participates in a continuous improvement activity.
•Reviews and executes MRP requirements and places or reschedules purchase orders on a variety of items status’ material to ensure delivery requirements are being met. 5+ years in commodity purchasing in a contract manufacturing environment; experience in large volume, more complex purchasing accounts/commodities
•Intermediate knowledge and experience with word processing and spreadsheet use, preferably Microsoft software.
•Will demonstrate a strong understanding of ERP tools (MAPICS or equivalent). 4 year degree preferred or equivalent preferred or combination of education and experience.
Job Category
Purchasing
Job Location
Fremont, CA, USA

Schedule
Day
Pay Type
Salary
Travel Requirement
No
Job Type
Full-Time

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