Purchasing Agent Buyer

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  • Location:

    Milford, United States

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  • Contact:

    Samantha Barry

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Job Description

For almost 50 years, Lighthouse Professional Services has worked to provide full-service consulting and staffing partnerships to clients in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and the Carolinas. Our innovative solutions can reach all areas within your firm including: Administrative, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance, Clerical and Light Industrial.

Lighthouse Professional Services committed to the success of the companies, candidates and employees we serve. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.

We are currently seeking a Purchasing Agent Buyer in Milford, CT.

A well-established aerospace hardware manufacturer has an immediate opening for a full time Purchasing Assistant in Milford, CT. First shift, Monday through Friday.

Looking for an applicant with purchasing experience, also open to entry level if the candidate has relevant education. Basic Qualifications for the position include experience in Supply Chain Management, Material Operations, or Production Operations. Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite of tools is required to create and maintain reports. Candidate will be interacting with all levels within the organization and must have strong organizational and communication skills. Candidate should be team oriented and a highly motivated self-starter; able to think and operate independently.

The candidate will be responsible for a variety of purchasing activity. Foremost is to quickly and effectively place purchase orders for raw materials and manufactured parts that meet all requirements and certification of requisitions, drawings, travelers, and the ERP system. Candidate will identify the best vendor for each purchase based on cost, delivery, and ability to meet requirements. Candidate will identify and validate new vendors as needed. Candidate will monitor vendor performance and actively communicate any issues with other departments. This position offers potential for growth within the company including training for contracts review & negotiation, cost estimating, and project performance review.

Location Milford, CT.

Duration Contract

Mon -Friday 8-5pm.