It's a bird, it's a plane…it's a career for a lifetime! A highly regarded aerospace manufacturing company is looking for a qualified and assertive individual eager for a role and company culture centralized around long term growth and continuous improvement. This in-person position, located in Niles, IL, is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to take that next step within the aerospace industry with a company that is more than well-established and respected from a global standpoint.
The Senior Buyer is responsible for….
Planning, scheduling, releasing, and managing purchases under the direction of COE procurement as required.
Developing and maintaining communication channels between various departments and establishing an efficient work flow in the supply chain to directly support the customer.
Leading a team of training level 1 Buyers/ Planners, in addition to internal and external suppliers.
Continuously analyzing planning parameters (i.e. Lead times, lot sizes, order quantities, and safety stock) and implementing improvements.
Managing and leading CI-/ Lean- projects
The Senior Buyer should have the following qualifications:
APICS and CPSM/CPM Certification preferred
Greenbelt Certification preferred
Required to have 2 years of experience as a buyer/planner in a Government Contracting environment
Competitive Compensation Package
Health, Life, Dental, and Vision Insurance
If this exciting opportunity intrigues you, apply now!