Location: Newington, NH
SIG SAUER, Inc. has a vision to be recognized as the most innovative, customer-driven company in shooting sports, personal defense and law enforcement/military, delivering uncompromising quality. We have goals of world- class excellence and achievement in all of our business operations.
The Buyer is responsible for quoting, negotiating pricing and purchasing inventory and materials in support of the build plan with their assigned suppliers and/or commodities.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
- Primary Liaison between Sig Sauer and our suppliers
- Reviews and actions MRP messages
Creates and maintains purchase orders
Pulls all documentation and sends out quote requests to suppliers
Evaluates supplier quotes and awards accordingly
Reviews Engineering Change Requests.Identifies open PO liability, effectivity dates and item attributes prior to approving
Works with Planning to disposition Excess and Obsolete material
Reviews item attributes and submits required changes to the Master Data Management team to implement
Assists Accounts Payables to resolve invoice discrepancies
A contributing member of the MRB team for dispositioning non-conforming material
Escalates supplier related issues in a prompt manner
Helps resolve issues and answer questions from other SIG employees
Performs other tasks and duties as required
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma required, Associate’s Degree preferred.APICS certification a plus
Three to five years’ experience as a Buyer within a manufacturing environment
Experience with raw material, forgings, molded plastics and swiss, lathe, vertical and horizontal machined parts and the various machining processes involved.MIM experience a plus.
Working experience with ERP systems, Oracle a plus
Microsoft Office Suite, proficiency in Microsoft Excel preferred
Working knowledge of item attributes and their effects on MRP messages
Working experience with FARS and DFARS
ITAR experience, especially with technical data transfer
Ability to present possible solutions when notifying management of an issue.
Excellent organizational skills
Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills within all levels of the organization.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships
Able to lift up to 25 pounds
Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which is required in designated areas.
Position consists of sitting 75% of the work day
SIG SAUER, Inc. is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.