International Buyer – full time – Top Line – (Lewis Run, PA)

Job Code: IB-TL Job Type: Full Time

Job Details

Salary Range:  $48k – $54k

Job Location:  Lewis Run, PA

Description

Top Line – a leading process equipment supplier is seeking a highly detailed-oriented International Buyer.  We are a stable and growing organization that operates manufacturing operations in Lewis Run, PA.

Ideal candidate will administer purchase orders with our international suppliers, negotiate contracts and monitor the flow of goods to ensure optimal inventory levels for production and distribution.

Qualifications

Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years related supply chain experience with a focus on procurement and inventory control. International procurement experience is required; including travel to Asia to conduct commercial business with suppliers. Up to 15% international travel is expected. Computer proficiency in Microsoft Excel at an intermediate to advanced level is required. Strong level of communications skills (written and verbal) is required.

Duties

Candidate has proven procurement experience in effectively managing foreign suppliers with an emphasis in replenishment stock. Assures purchasing activities are completed from approved vendors in accordance with established policies and procedures. Review order confirmations and update records.

Work with suppliers to reduce costs and shorten lead-times. Perform inventory analysis & planning as directed. Candidate has experience with handling, freight forwarding, duties and customs regulations. Conduct non-US supplier site visits and qualify them as to production capability, performance and delivery.

Candidate has intermediate knowledge in a wide range concepts, and approaches purchasing for lean manufacturing, and for supplier development. Knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control are preferred.

Competent in computerized procurement systems. Ability to learn and effectively utilize enterprise resource planning (ERP) business process management software. Basic knowledge of accounting principles, ISO quality standards, and import/export laws.

Job Location

Top Line Process Equipment
21 Valley Hunt Drive
Lewis Run, PA 16738

Job Contact

Human Resources
11 Lincoln Drive
Lewis Run, PA 16738
Phone : 814-362-2590
Fax : 814-362-4674
Email : jobs@alleghenybradford.com