Job: Senior Buyer

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Posted: 04/04/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Reference #: 10739

Job Description

 Job Description:

ONGOING JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

·         Completing documentation for purchase orders as required.
Check on pending shipments from suppliers, request quotes from suppliers for proposals, new supplier setup and other duties as required. Request information on new suppliers and develop clear understanding of product and supplier to ensure desired capabilities exist with that supplier. Enter New supplier information in PLEX for approval.  
·         Monitor and order Supplies items including office suppliers, custodial etc. for all facilities
·         Develop and manage strategic supply base with up to date information
·         Request quotes for contract proposals with guidance from SCM leadership
·         Manage PCard and Petty Cash for SCM department
·         Track cost savings KPI’s
·         Facilitate continuous improvement strategies in accordance with lean supply chain management concepts throughout the organization
·         Monitor supplier deliveries to meet on time delivery metrics
·         Request information from new suppliers as required and enter in PLEX for approval.
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Complete credit applications from suppliers

 
KEY OBJECTIVES (specific expectations that will be measured for success during the next 6 to 18 months)
• Achieve Cost, Quality, Delivery targets for assigned spend categories
• Execute Long Term Agreements with key suppliers

LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES
• Develops, communicates, and enforces company policies and procedures for purchasing.
• Lead cross functional commodity management teams
HIRING REQUIREMENTS (candidate cannot be considered without meeting these requirements)
• Understanding of government procurement policies and procedures a plus
• Proficient with MS Office applications including Excel, Word & PowerPoint
• Strong team player who is able to interface with a variety of groups
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
• U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

KEY OBJECTIVES
·         Achieve Cost, Quality, Delivery targets for assigned spend categories
Execute Long Term Agreements with key suppliers

LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES
  •  Develops, communicates, and enforces company policies and procedures for purchasing.
Lead cross functional commodity management teams

HIRING REQUIREMENTS (successful candidates should also meet these preferences)
·         Understanding of government procurement policies and procedures a plus
·         Proficient with MS Office applications including Excel, Word & PowerPoint
·         Strong team player who is able to interface with a variety of groups
·         Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
 

HIRING PREFERENCES
  • Four to Six years of relevant work experience.
  • Energy storage or Government Procurement & Acquisitions experience


EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
• MINIMAL EDUCATION LEVEL REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or Finance
• PREFERRED EDUCATIONAL LEVEL (IF APPLICABLE): MASTERS

EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, is the leading producer of batteries and energetic devices for the defense, space and commercial industries, and provides the most experience and broadest capability in battery electrochemistry of any battery supplier in the United States. EaglePicher Technologies offers a wide range of battery technology including thermal, nickel hydrogen, lithium carbonmonofluoride, lithium thionyl chloride, lithium manganese dioxide, lithium sulfur dioxide, lithium ion, reserve lithium oxyhalide, custom battery assemblies and silver zinc batteries. EPT also provides other energy products and pyrotechnic devices for the defense industry as well as advanced battery chargers and other power solutions for business, industrial and recreational applications. EaglePicher Technologies is headquartered in Joplin, Missouri. For more information, visit www.eaglepicher.com.

EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, offers competitive compensation and a generous benefit package that includes medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, short-term and voluntary long-term disability, company-paid holidays, vacation, tuition reimbursement, scholarship program and relocation benefits for some positions.

EaglePicher is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

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2919 Rotary Terrace
Pittsburg, KS 66762
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3001 Davis Blvd.
Joplin, MO 64801
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8225 E. 26th St.
Joplin, MO 64802
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14212 N. Bethel Rd.
Seneca, MO 64865
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Joplin, MO 64801
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East Greenwich, RI 2818
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5600 Tennyson Pkwy, Suite 345
Plano, TX 75024
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