Expiring today

Team Global
Slidell, Louisiana
Not Specified
Jan 21, 2021
Jan 22, 2021
Job Role
Job Type
Manages Others?

ENG- TeamGlobal is recruiting for a Buyer whose principal responsibilities are to analyze demand for new material supplies, identify capable sources of supplies, issue requests for quotations/proposals, perform price analysis, assure compliance with Federal Acquisition Regulations/Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations by executing compliant procurement packages, and ensure on time delivery of material. For more details please read on.


* Procures materials from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need.

* Study market trends, interviews vendors and recommends sources of supply.

* Solicit and analyzes quotations required to satisfy all the requirements of the authorizing source documentation.

* Monitor outstanding orders to ensure timely deliveries of quality products to maintain production.

* Negotiate for any adjustments resulting from price analysis, discrepant materials, surplus or obsolete materials, contract terminations, or a purchase order cancellation.

* Follow up on orders to expedite delivery and shipment.

* Obtain certifications of delivery and conduct item delivery validation.

* Check and approve payment of invoices for orders placed.

* Develop and maintain necessary records and files for efficient operation.

* Assist in the support required for the preparation of proposal cost data.

* Other duties as assigned


* Bachelors Degree in related field

* Excellent attention to detail and follow-up on assignments that require multiple touches

* Experience in Procurement is desirable, preferably 2 or more years

* Defense industry experience is a plus

* Experience with Excel is required

* Experience with Oracle Procurement is preferred