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Buyer III in Maple Grove, MN at NextGen

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

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Job Description

Buyer III

6-12 Months to start - can be extended

Maple Grove MN 55369

8am - 5pm

M - F

Material or Services Purchasing/Buying, sourcing, supplier/stakeholder relationship building . Works with BU (Business Unit) partners at Work Order creation and coordinates material/service procurement & fulfillment activities.

  • Ensures material/service planning and fulfillment requirements are met through SC and BU processes.
  • Understands flow of demand to inventory, master agreements, and other purchase transactions.
  • Executes POs accurately and in a timely manner
  • Develops/implements procurement strategies to achieve cost, schedule and quality goals
  • Achieves inventory management, scheduling coordination, supplier management, and process improvement objectives
  • Appraises, market, sells, and disposes of surplus assets Leads customer material gathering, asset sale, and disposal requirements issue resolution, disputes and performance issues.

Minimum Requirements

  • Material forecasting and project planning knowledge
  • Basic contract knowledge, negotiation and project management skills
  • Bachelor's degree in SC Management, Engineering, Project Management, Business, Finance or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and ERP systems

Preferred Experience

  • Working with SAP
  • Supply Chain certification
  • Utility Experience a PLUS Excel and Word
  • Detail Oriented
  • Highly Organized