Título del trabajo: Associate Buyer

Compañía: Nextern

Descripción de funciones: The Associate Buyer is primarily responsible for selecting and working with a group of suppliers in support of domestic production and new product development. Suppliers will include domestic and international locations. Main duties include:

  • Oversees the entire procurement process and enters the data into the system for everyone to see and work on regarding delivery dates and all other required data
  • Contacts suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or delayed deliveries, and other issues.
  • Direct communication with logistics providers for the coordination of DUAS for the import and export of goods as appropriate.
  • In charge of any process that must be carried out directly with customs.
  • Prepare MRO (maintenance, repair, and operation) purchases for necessary supplies, services, and office parts
  • Responsible for maintaining and growing a relationship with the company’s suppliers.
  • Supports supply chain/materials management.
  • Generates, adjusts and expedites purchase orders based on MRP (material requirements planning) along with pertinent information being used to run the business, i.e. schedule adherence, S&OP.
  • Generates buy action based on authorized spending budget.
  • Coordinates with the planning area to maintain optimal inventory levels and determine the proper priorities for material support.
  • Shopping for Kamba’s & MIN MAX -MAS purchases,
  • Tracks and monitors purchase orders, keeping informed of any problems/delays and communicates any impacts/constraints to the Planner(s), manufacturing manager/supervisor or engineering discipline impacted by the change
  • Monitors and communicates quality and delivery performance to the supplier and global operations team
  • Responsible to resolve supplier related problems (works closely with vendors to assure a positive and professional relationship always establishing and maintaining open lines of communication)
  • Adheres to CGMP and FDA requirements
  • Reviews and approves all raw material document change orders
  • Maintains accurate purchasing master data, AVL, info record, etc.
  • Interfaces with Manufacturing, Planning and Quality to ensure timely throughput and proper prioritization of materials received.


Cost Accountant Student Worker
  • Advanced studies or bachelors ‘degree in Business administration, engineering, or related areas
  • 1 to 2 years manufacturing/supply chain experience with progressive responsibilities
  • Strong customer service capabilities.
  • Intemediate-Advanced English level (B1)
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of Free trade Zone regime is preferred.
  • Direct and/or Indirect buying/purchasing preferred.
  • Experience with sourcing for new product development preferred.
  • Advanced management 365 Office (Excel)
  • Epicor knowledge preferred.
  • Medical Device Industry Experience preferred.

BenefitsCompetitive compensation package.

Ubicación: Cartago

Fecha del trabajo: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 23:51:39 GMT