SARGENT - Buyer/Planner

Assa Abloy
New Haven
Oct 18, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for , safety and convenience. JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsible for the purchase of a combination of the following: fabricated parts, subcontract manufacturing, production tooling, equipment services and supplies, raw material, office furniture and equipment and other maintenance, repair and operating supplies.Responsibilities: Responsible for the procurement of materials and supplies as established by production requirements. Reduce cost in the procurement of materials and services through value analysis, effective negotiation techniques, and sourcing strategies. Prepare necessary purchase orders and documentation to ensure required material and services are provided as required. Maintain records indicating possible materials and substitute source of supply, price and quantity available to insure efficient procurement of materials and supplies. Analyze planning and manufacturing product schedules to ensure customer orders are delivered on time. Develop supplier relationships that provide new ideas, solutions, and resources. JOB REQUIREMENTS Requirements: Bachelor degree in Business Administration or related field. Experience with MRP system, preferably JD Edwards At least 5-7 years of supply management experience in a high volume factory environment, with proven negotiation skills. Good communications skills. #CB BENEFITS: SARGENT offers an excellent compensation package including comprehensive benefits including 401(k) plan and an environment that reflects our commitment to our employees. Equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V