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Buyer/Planner

Location: 

Fenwick, WV, US

Requisition ID:  463358

B/E Aerospace

 

 B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., 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

 

B/E Aerospace's Fenwick, West Virginia facility specializes in the designing and manufacturing of Aircraft De-Icing equipment and Specialty Products. We provide expert support for reinforced fabric composites, highly engineered injection molded plastics and specialty vulcanized polymer products. As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including one (1) Buyer Planner located in Fenwick, West Virginia.

 

SUMMARY

 

  • Purchase materials, parts, supplies, and equipment following established purchasing policies and procedures and optimizes price, delivery, and terms; typically purchases $1-3 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.
  • Investigate and identify qualified suppliers; issue requests for quotations; may evaluate vendor reliability.Determine method of procurement such as direct purchase or bid.
  • Review, approve and issue purchase requisitions; follow up and expedite as necessary. Select products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items; estimate value according to knowledge of market price.   
  • Coordinate purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.  
  • Maintain procurement records such as items or services purchased, cost, delivery, product quality or performance, and inventories. 
  • Monitor the cost, schedule, and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.
  • Monitor market trends and conditions. 
  • Plan and issue schedules and material requirements. 
  • Coordinate activities of Engineering, Production Control, Purchasing and other departments to achieve optimum utilization of facilities in meeting production schedules. 
  • Provide input to management regarding problems such as shortages, design changes, backlogs, and the like. 
  • Perform other related duties as required.

 

 MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

 

 Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university; and minimum two years related experience and/or training. 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

 EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Charleston
Nearest Secondary Market: West Virginia

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