Sr. Buyer in Anaheim, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

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Job Description

Sr. Buyer

Anaheim, CA

Direct Hire

Up to $90k year

Successful candidate will evaluate MRP action reports to define the need for the purchased product, prepare RFQs, evaluate quotes, select suppliers, create and approve purchase orders (POs), as well as the delivery of approved POs to suppliers. Manage various commodities with high viability to balance demand across core and preferred suppliers and maintain an understanding of each supplier's capabilities and current capacity, relative to site requirements to ensure appropriate supplier selection. Understand fundamental market drivers so that reasonable pricing can be determined and supply risk reduced. Monitor and manage supplier relationships including reporting and resolution of KPI issues. Prepare and analyze bid packages. Select suppliers and negotiate the best contract terms and conditions. Interacting directly with Quality, Engineering, Project Managers, Sales and others as appropriate. Interfacing with project managers and coordinators for the purpose of purchase order administration as well as daily expediting of orders and updating product status.


  • BA or BS in Business, engineering or related discipline
  • 4+ years' experience in PCB procurement in a manufacturing environment a must
  • Must have knowledge of procurement best practices and general business principles
  • Proven ability to develop and execute action plans and communicate/coordinate cross functionally with Engineering, Program Management, Manufacturing Operations and Suppliers to achieve company goals Conscientious, organized and meticulous with records
  • Excellent analytical, communication and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail, highly organized, computer literate
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced professional office environment
  • Expert with MS Suites specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint

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In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at