Company: Teledyne LeCroy Protocol Solutions Group (PSG)
Posted on: August 1, 2022
Teledyne LeCroy, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets state of
the art test and measurement equipment. Originally founded as
LeCroy Corporation, the company was formed in 1964; the company was
acquired by Teledyne Technologies (NYSE: TDY) in 2012 and now
operates as a wholly owned subsidiary. This buyer role will support
the manufacturing department. Position Summary and
- Must understand at a senior level all activities related to
procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase
- Analyzes the requirements of the commodity, including
preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date commodity
- Solicits and evaluates proposals for the requested
- Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity balanced
against the optimum quality and schedule needs
- Issues purchase orders to vendors
- Confirms orders within a defined period. Meticulous with detail
on timeliness and follow-up to assures that the commodity is
delivered to schedule
- Able to mentor Jr and midlevel buyers
- Able to follow up and ensure all parts are purchased weekly for
all buy signals
- Able to multitask and prioritize
- NPI experience
- Work with accounting to resolve invoice issues.
- Reschedules orders as forecast changes to ensure inventory
position remains favorable
- Maintains build plan with delivery dates for shortages.
Expedites with vendors and manufactures to fill the shortages.
- Other duties may be assigned.
- Bachelor's degree: 8+ years related experience preferred
- Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to
speak effectively before groups of employees or vendors.
- Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of
concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization
exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in
written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
- To perform this job successfully, an individual should have
knowledge of Order processing software, Inventory software, and
Keywords: Teledyne LeCroy Protocol Solutions Group (PSG), Milpitas , Senior Buyer, Accounting, Auditing , Milpitas, California
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