Senior Buyer- Direct Hire

Senior Buyer- Direct Hire

Location: Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Salary: $85000.00 - $100000.00

Job Category: Office Support

Date Posted: 09/15/2022

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Job Description:

Are you an experienced Buyer/Planner looking for a company that makes an impact? Look no further! CoWorx Staffing Services is looking for an experienced Buyer/Planner for a busy, growing manufacturing company in Chelmsford MA! Military or defense background is preferred.

The Buyer/Planner is responsible for the planning and procurement of materials and services for the manufacturing activities of the facility.


• Responsible for the planning, procurement and scheduling materials using “just-in-time” methodology and ISO procedures.
• Works with other departments on issues revolving around planning, costs, quality and inventory factors.
• Monitors costs and schedules. Assures goals and deadlines are met while attaining the best quality for best value.
• Bids out work to suppliers, negotiates prices, delivery schedules.
• Maintains and updates records and supplier’s files.
• Resolves problems that affect discrepant material, damaged goods, incorrect pricing, supply, quality and delivery schedules.
• Acts as liaison between supplier and plant personnel to expedite and ensure timely delivery of purchased materials and services according to production schedule and inventory needs.
• Procures all material requirements, including MRO items
• Sources, qualifies and makes recommendations for certifying suppliers. Tracks vendor’s performance by monitoring and evaluating their quality and delivery performance. Issues corrective action when appropriate.
• Identifies methods for ensuring material cost parameters are maintained and/or improved.

Desired Background/Skills:

• BS degree, or equivalent combination of technical training and relevant prior experience.
• Five years of buying expereince required.
• Experience in the defense industry.

Other Information:

Benefits Offered:

• Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage
• Company Paid Basic Life Insurance
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Paid Vacation Time
• 401K + Company Match
• Short and Long Term Disability
• Flexible Spending Accounts

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to join a hard-working, supportive team – apply with us today to get started!


Interested candidates please reference job code 206470 when responding to this ad.

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