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The Messina Group seeks a Sr. Government Contract Buyer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plans, schedules, releases, and manages purchase, interplant orders, and work orders as required
  • Resolves material issues (shortages, emergency customer demands, etc.) by various departments and the supply chain to maintain the flow of materials to support the customer
  • Directs supplier action by reviewing ERP, and utilizing the data in order to mitigate anticipated delays
  • Quotes deliveries for sales requests
  • Makes changes to supply based on the review, analysis, and the outcome of the monthly SIOP meeting
  • Implements replenishment targets to support the "pull" system
  • Participates in capacity review meetings with internal and external suppliers
  • Actively works on reducing inventory/lead times, supporting production improvements, and efficiencies
  • Ensures government compliance throughout the procurement process
  • Manages/leads CI/lean projects focused on process improvements in addition to maintaining and analyzing planning parameters (i.e., lead times, lot sizes order quantities, safety stock)
  • Mentors and trains level 1 Buyer/Planners as well as internal & external suppliers
  • Resolves complex supplier situations
  • Functions as a lead contributor able to influence and lead change
  • Executes and manages Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs)
  • Formulates Requests for Proposals/Request for Quotes based on COE Requirements, ensuring flow down of contractual requirements
  • Manages the process and execution of the technical evaluation of proposals for best value decisions
  • Selects and awards direct or indirect material purchase orders for assigned products; negotiates and institutes long-term pricing agreements as appropriate
  • Performs cost/price analysis for competitive and non-competitive procurements; responsible for obtaining favorable price variances
  • Develops and executes strategies for negotiation of purchase order terms: price, delivery, expedites, terminations, etc.
  • Manages suppliers (post-award) with a strong focus on internal customer support (message management)

 

Other Details:

  • Schedule:  8am-5pm
  • Location:  Niles/On-site
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Niles, IL

The Messina Group seeks a Sr. Government Contract Buyer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plans, schedules, releases, and manages purchase, interplant orders, and work orders as required
  • Resolves material issues (shortages, emergency customer demands, etc.) by various departments and the supply chain to maintain the flow of materials to support the customer
  • Directs supplier action by reviewing ERP, and utilizing the data in order to mitigate anticipated delays
  • Quotes deliveries for sales requests
  • Makes changes to supply based on the review, analysis, and the outcome of the monthly SIOP meeting
  • Implements replenishment targets to support the "pull" system
  • Participates in capacity review meetings with internal and external suppliers
  • Actively works on reducing inventory/lead times, supporting production improvements, and efficiencies
  • Ensures government compliance throughout the procurement process
  • Manages/leads CI/lean projects focused on process improvements in addition to maintaining and analyzing planning parameters (i.e., lead times, lot sizes order quantities, safety stock)
  • Mentors and trains level 1 Buyer/Planners as well as internal & external suppliers
  • Resolves complex supplier situations
  • Functions as a lead contributor able to influence and lead change
  • Executes and manages Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs)
  • Formulates Requests for Proposals/Request for Quotes based on COE Requirements, ensuring flow down of contractual requirements
  • Manages the process and execution of the technical evaluation of proposals for best value decisions
  • Selects and awards direct or indirect material purchase orders for assigned products; negotiates and institutes long-term pricing agreements as appropriate
  • Performs cost/price analysis for competitive and non-competitive procurements; responsible for obtaining favorable price variances
  • Develops and executes strategies for negotiation of purchase order terms: price, delivery, expedites, terminations, etc.
  • Manages suppliers (post-award) with a strong focus on internal customer support (message management)

 

Other Details:

  • Schedule:  8am-5pm
  • Location:  Niles/On-site

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Gabrielle Tenuta

Talent Advisor

gtenuta@messinagroupinc.com

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