North Atlantic Industries Buyer, Electronics Manufacturing in Bohemia, New York
Essential Role and Responsibilities:
Obtains the best quality, service, and value for products and services through effective bidding, negotiation, and supplier management.
Purchases parts, equipment, and materials by preparing request for quotations and submitting purchase orders with approved suppliers.
Issues purchase orders and agreements that accurately reflect price, schedule, terms, and conditions as negotiated with suppliers. Maintains accurate lead times for assigned commodities.
Evaluates bids for standard and non-standard items. Selects suppliers for a variety of technical materials, supplies or services and negotiates price, delivery, quality and service.
Develops alternate sources of supply by identifying and researching prospective suppliers.
Negotiates and settles rejections, losses, return of materials, over-shipments, cancellations and engineering changes with suppliers.
Coordinates non-trade related purchasing activities with suppliers and internal functions of the company.
3-5 years of purchasing and supply chain management experience in an electronics manufacturing environment required.
Bachelors’ degree preferred.
- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are required for effective interface with all internal and external contacts.
Other Skills and Abilities
Proficient in MS Office applications.
Knowledge of ISO quality, environmental and safety requirements a plus.
Must have a strong learning aptitude and comfortable making decisions regarding high dollar purchases.
Strong organizational and time management skills - must be detail oriented.
A good team player and able to work independently.
Self-motivated and able to work under tight deadlines.
Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage multiple assignments at the same time.
North Atlantic Industries is a specialized provider of embedded electronic and computing systems for military, commercial aerospace and industrial applications. We are 200+ highly talented and innovative employees, who are dedicated to solving complex electronic challenges. At NAI, you’re encouraged to participate in a variety of projects and given the space to develop a wide breadth of technical expertise.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)