Purchasing Specialist

Control Cable
Baltimore, MD
Oct 20, 2019
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
Since 1975, Control Cable has provided electronic contract manufacturing services with a specialization in cable and wire harness assembly. In addition, we provide electro-mechanical assembly, and value-added manufacturing services, including design and engineering. We are ISO9001:2015 and AS9100D registered, and a veteran-owned small business (VOSB) We are seeking a Purchasing Specialist with outstanding organizational skillsto assist with the procurement and timely delivery of supplies, raw materials, component parts, and finished products. Essential Duties: Responsible for the daily planning, analysis, and execution of the procurement process Research and source qualified vendors and negotiate pricing to achieve optimal cost savings Ensure product that is ordered meets specifications Hold vendors accountable for delivery and quality requirements Partner with Sales and Engineering teams to ensure costing and inventory information is accurate Manage inventory levels of stocked material in order to balance adequate supply with the cost of carrying inventory Requirements: 2+ years of experience in the cable assembly, wire harness, and/or electronics contract manufacturing business or similar field Knowledge of ISO 9001 and AS9100D procedures and processes MRP/ERP operating system knowledge and experience Strong problem solving and analytical skills Excellent verbal/written communications and interpersonal skills Ability to provide reliable judgement in complex situations The ideal candidate will have these skills: Ability to self-manage and structure work flow Ability to work under deadlines and deliver on time Ability to work well with others and collaborate effectively Excellent organizational skills. Ability to rock a spreadsheet is a plus. You must be either a US Citizen or Resident Alien (Green Card holder) This is a fun, fast-paced environment with a lot of interesting projects in the works. If you have experience with buying electronic components, this is an ideal place. If you have experience with buying cable, connectors, and electronic components, you move to the front of the line. Control Cable is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to employing great people.