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sr purchasing specialist

Company: Randstad US
Location: Gardena
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

sr purchasing specialist.

+ gardena , california

+ posted 1 day ago


randstad indeed

**job details**


+ $102,000 - $130,000 per year

+ permanent

+ bachelor degree

+ industryprofessional, scientific, and technical services

+ reference895089

job details

job summary:

Our client, a well-funded tech start-up who is ramping up production to compete in the the electric vehicle market, is seeking a Sr. Purchasing Specialist for their flagship Los Angeles area production facilility. Prior experience as a Purchasing Specialist/Buyer in the automotive industry - specifically, prior exposure to establishing and maintaining supply chain for powertrain, propulsion, chassis, exterior - is required. Direct experience with electric vehicles is a huge plus.

location: GARDENA, California

job type: Permanent

salary: $102,000 - 130,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors


+ Identify and develop relationships with top quality suppliers

+ Administer and support the RFQ and sourcing council process

+ Follow and create process for purchasing team from start to finish

+ Competitively negotiate, evaluate, and issue PO's for the Automotive Industry (specifically, Chassis, Powertrain, Interior, Exterior, and Electrical)

+ Release orders for materials, tooling and other to meet company objectives

+ Facilitate the timely delivery of parts and components for prototype and production deliverables

+ Work closely, and communicate efficiently with all internal and external stakeholder(s)

+ Support contract negotiations as assigned by Manager

+ Ensure stakeholder(s) (internal and external) receive products/services within expected timelines

+ Confirm that orders are completed and received

+ Aid in launching MRP/ERP in regards to supplier set up and management


+ Experience level: Experienced

+ Minimum 5 years of experience

+ Education: Bachelors


+ Proposal Management


+ Purchasing / Procurement

+ Supply Chain


For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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