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Senior Buyer

Red Zone Resources Inc. Durham, NC

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

*Contract to hire*

The Senior Buyer is responsible for the purchasing of raw materials, components and finished goods required to support and meet customer order requirements, in addition to other capital and indirect material requirements to support the rest of the business. The Senior buyer is responsible for meeting these objectives with a focus on cost reduction and quality management.


Bachelor’s degree required
3-5 years’ operations planning and/or purchasing experience APICS or other planning certification preferred
MRP/ERP experience


Analyzes demand and customer forecasts to set inventory settings used to drive MRP for production requirements. Issues purchase orders based on MRP suggestions. Reviews and adjusts settings and purchase orders, as necessary.
Prioritizes orders for suppliers, follows up on status of purchase orders, and communicates information back to the business about delays or other issues in a clear and timely manner. Contributes to group analysis of production requirements (trial kit, etc.) and follows up on hot items.

Indirect material purchasing, price analysis, troubleshooting interruptions to the supply chain, finding new suppliers, obtaining quotes.
Maintains master data for purchased materials in Syspro (contract pricing, lead time, MOQ, etc.). Supports Accounts Payable and Receiving to resolve any discrepancies on price, quantity, etc. Supports Finance with PPV analysis.

Measures and reviews supplier delivery and quality.

Helps to coordinate and facilitate engineering changes.

Red Zone Resources Inc.


Durham, NC



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