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Buyer I at Jabil Circuit

Posted in Purchasing - Procurement 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida

Job Description:

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Job Summary

Procures production and MRO materials necessary for the operation of the business
Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Analyzes, maintains, and executes Materials Requirement Plan (MRP).

Continuously monitors and verifies materials pipeline to ensure it meets the MRP requirements. Identify and appropriately address materials supply issues.

Ensures materials availability to support production per the Master Production Schedule through MRP execution, on-time delivery, and coordination of materials movement through receiving to production.

Tracks and provides supporting data to BUM in order to clearly define customer liable materials.

Executes and maximizes Jabil negotiated terms with suppliers to reduce materials liability.

Issues Purchase Orders to pricing, terms & conditions that are negotiated and agreed to by Jabil Commodity Managers and Buyers.

Ensures suppliers’ adherence to established agreements.

Optimizes order management process to ensure effective communication with suppliers.

Maintains integrity of master data and purchasing planning parameters in order to minimize material liability and to balance the cost of procurement with inventory investment levels.

Monitors and continuously improves supplier’s delivery and quality performance. Address and resolve recurring or critical issues by utilizing corrective action tools and additional resources.

Provides inputs to drive and execute Jabil’s commodity and pricing strategy. Works closely with Buyers, Commodity Managers, & SCM. Provide feedback on supplier performance and Jabil’s strategies.

Minimizes materials freight expenses for Jabil.

Monitors, tracks, and provides feedback on suppliers’ performance on delivery, quality, and service.
Education & Experience Requirements

Bachelor’s degree preferred

Two years experience

Certification by related professional organizations (such as APICS and NAPM) is preferred

Successful applicants will have to fulfill all prerequisites for contracts.  This position may require U.S. citizenship.