Ernie Ball Music Man
Job duties will include but are not limited to the following...
Sourcing and identifying appropriate suppliers based on quality, price point and delivery
Coordinating the purchase and delivery of goods, materials, services, and supplies. As well as issuing purchase order and managing order modifications
Track orders and take appropriate corrective action where necessary to assure on time delivery
Manage supplier relationships
Support and implement day to day purchasing
Receiving and securing quotes from vendors; negotiate prices and terms with suppliers and recommend suppliers with respect to cost, quality and delivery.
Forecast potential usage of specific parts
Use ERP and other tools to maintain optimal inventory of production materials, such as bill of materials items, mechanical parts, and consumables
Candidates should have the following qualifications....
At least 3 years of experience working in purchasing environment, preferably in manufacturing
BS/BA in related field
Experience purchasing from both domestic and international suppliers
Ability to work in a deadline orientated environment.
Pays attention to detail and ability to work under high pressure
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Prior experience handling contracts and negotiations
High degree of flexibility and capability in handling multiple projects and priorities simultaneously
Experience working with ERP/MRP systems and good understanding of inventory
Bachelor's degree and experience with musical equipment such as guitars, basses and effects is preferred.
Applicants must also have good oral and written communication skills and the ability to work on a team and on an individual basis. They must have experience with project management including planning, execution and testing. Must follow procedures and document new code and workflow.
Ernie Ball Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.