Senior Buyer

Responsible for the procurement and purchases of direct materials for the manufacture of blades within TPI. As well as the development of metrics and monitoring them within the department

Key accountabilities/responsibilities for this role include:  
•    Run MRP Report to analyze the purchasing from direct materials
•    Perform maintenance to the Oracle system so that the planning and purchase of materials is correct
•    Review and accomplish the Goals of the Department
•    Follow up and resolve all problems found with suppliers invoice
•    Provide NAFTA information required by the Customs Department
•    Interact with the departments of the plant to find improvements and solutions to problems that affect production

Who we are looking for:
•    Bachelor’s degree in business or engineering
•    Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in a similar position in a Supply Chain on Maquiladora Industry
•    Planning and purchase of raw material. (National and international
•    MRO Purchasing (Local & International)
•    English skills – both orally and in writing
•    Production Control (Production planning)
•    Control of raw material stores. (Veracity of Inventories
•    Transportation & Custom (Import/Export)
•    Distribution (Finish Product)
•    Knowledge on ERP (ORACLE Preference)
•    Knowledge in Planning, Inventory, (MRO, Cycle Counter, Kan-Ban, FIFO)
•    Microsoft Office
•    Capacity to develop Procedures according ISO Certification
•    APICS (CPIM) Preference