B/E Aerospace, Inc. Buyer in China
B/E Aerospace is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. B/E Aerospace designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at www.beaerospace.com
As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Buyer to support our growing supply chain organization in China.
- JOB SUMMARY*
The Buyer is responsible for purchasing merchandise, materials, components, equipment, and/or services.
Purchases materials, parts, supplies, and equipment following established purchasing policies and procedures and optimizes price, delivery, and terms; typically purchases $3-5 million per year; does not become heavily involved in the development of specifications, but the work is more complex than buying off-the-shelf items.
Investigates and identifies qualified suppliers; issues requests for quotations; may evaluate vendor reliability.
Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase or bid.
Reviews, approves and issues purchase requisitions; follows up and expedites as necessary.
Selects products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items; estimates values according to knowledge of market price.
Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.
Maintains procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories.
As required, monitors the cost, schedule, and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.
Monitors market trends and conditions.
Performs other related duties as required.
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university.
Minimum of 2 – years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.