Employer: Keltech Inc.
Job Location: ROANOKE, Virginia
Category: Manufacturing/Operations, Other
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 2/6/2019
Closing Date: 3/7/2019
Keltech Inc.
Keltech, Inc is an ISO Certified Electronic Manufacturing Services provider that partners with companies to produce, deliver and maintain a successful product.
Job Description The buyer is responsible for the procurement of material and issuance of purchase orders based on quality, price, and availability.  This is done in accordance with production requirements and other specific requests.
  • Purchase component, materials as required/needed via MRP/ERP system
  • Negotiate pricing- find the best source for the best price for Keltech
  • Generate purchase orders in the system
  • Initiate and maintain effective and professional relationships with suppliers
  • Track status of orders – follow up and expedite as needed
  • Contact suppliers and resolve any issues with shipments or materials
  • Work with quality control when needed to resolve any quality issues with purchased materials
  • Generate debit memos and/or material transfer forms when required
  • Initiate forms to qualify (or disqualify) a supplier
  • Work with Accounting to clarify and resolve any issues regarding receipts and/or credit
Requirements:          Experience as a buyer, purchasing agent or similar role
                                    Good knowledge of vendor sourcing practices
                                    Experience with an ERP or MRP system
                                    Excellent computer skills – Proficient in Microsoft Office
                                    Detail oriented                       
                                    Good organizational skills
                                    Good phone and negotiation skills

Preferred but not required:    Experience in an Electronics manufacturing environment
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