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Senior Buyer in New Stanton, PA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 27160BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company! Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we’re proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers’ success. If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Buyer on our Nuclear Parts Organization (NPO) Supply Chain team at our New Stanton, PA site. The Senior Buyer should expect to be responsible for the following:

• Draft and manage Purchase Orders and Contracts supporting the Nuclear Parts Operations Business.
• Coordination with product management to identify the most effective / value add supply base for assigned commodities, evaluate incumbent performance and identify / onboard alternative suppliers as appropriate.
• Ensuring contract terms are implemented and deliverables are met.
• Leading Supplier negotiations.
• Leading efforts to resolve supplier issues.
• Identifying process improvements to generate cost savings.
• Identifying strategic initiatives to enhance supplier performance.
• Interfacing with internal customers on supplier issues.
• Interfacing with internal customers on supplier issues.
•Managing order delivery performance in support of project schedules and end user commitments.
• Identifying system process efficiency opportunities; lead implementation initiatives
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

• A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in non-technical field, such as: Business Administration, Supply Management or Logistics.
• A Minimum of 5 years applicable years supply chain management experience with specific experience in dealing with supply agreements for mechanical components, machining and fabrication is required.
• Strong SAP / MRP system experience required.
• Demonstrated experience in coordination with quality oversight teams to establish performance improvement plans.
• Demonstrated capability in decision making, teamwork, and various forms of both.

Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.
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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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