Location: Ridgeway VA

Type of position: full-time

Purchasing Specialist

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OR SUMMARY:

This role will coordinate with the production team and will be responsible for the purchasing of production raw materials and parts. The candidate will ensure proper inventory levels and initiates, develops, and negotiates pricing agreements.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Initiates, develops, and negotiates pricing agreements, and manages the contracts.
  • Purchases parts, equipment, and materials by preparing request for quotations and submitting purchase orders with approved suppliers.
  • Builds strong relationships with vendors.
  • Participate in the selection, development and assessment of reliable suppliers.
  • Locate vendors of materials and equipment, and interview them in order to determine product availability and terms of sales.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATIONAL SKILLS and EXPERIENCE:

  • University or College degree in business, economical, finance (or equivalent) field.
  • 2+ years’ experience in procurement role.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Very good computer skills (e.g. MS Office).
  • Good understanding of technical field is a plus.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to prioritize, balance, and manage multiple efforts with strong results/goal orientation.

We offer:

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Paid Time Off
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Fair Compensation System (salary matrix, raises)
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Paid Holidays
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Group Health Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision with employer contribution)
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401K Retirement Plan
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Group Supplemental Insurance
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International Team
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Purchase of Company Products
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Work-life Balance
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Stable Work Environment
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Growth Attitude
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Modern Technology