DELTAVALVE, LLC Buyer in SANDY, Utah

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE BUSINESS : Refinery Valves-DeltaValve LOCATION : Sandy, UT DIRECT REPORTING: Director of Procurement POSITION DETAILS Position Summary Purchases a high volume and variety of materials, supplies and services. Evaluates bids, selects and recommends suppliers and negotiates price, delivery, quality and service. Analyzes supplier operations to determine factors that affect process and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and the ability to meet required schedules. Follows up on all awarded POs until completion of order. Negotiates and settles with suppliers regarding damage claims, rejections, return of materials, over-shipments, cancellations and engineering changes. Conducts supplier site visits and rates them as to production capability, performance and delivery. Responsible for complying with corporate policies, procedures and underlying Federal, state and-or local regulations concerning the purchase or shipment of goods, materials, or services. Principal Activities * Evaluates bids, selects and recommends suppliers and negotiates price, delivery, quality and service. * Follows up on all awarded POs until completion of order. * Negotiates and settles with suppliers regarding damage claims, rejections, return of materials, over-shipments, cancellations and engineering changes. * Issues purchase orders for the production or procurement of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. * Assists management in resolving problems concerning over-shipments, shortages, engineering changes and cancellations. * Responsible for complying with corporate policies, procedures and underlying Federal, state and-or local regulations concerning the purchase or shipment of goods, materials, or services. * Other duties as assigned. Job Requirements CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS Knowledge Skills & Abilities * Understanding of overall materials flow and other functions linked to the Supply Chain. * Price negotiation, price analysis, supplier selection. * Systems knowledge and proficiency. * Knowledge of inventory management concepts. * Understanding of overall materials flow and other functions linked to the Supply Chain. * High ethical standards. Models and supports organization's goals and values; adapts to changing conditions; demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles. * Project management skills, including the ability to prioritize, balance, and manage multiple efforts with strong results-goal orientation. * Uses time effectively, prioritizes and organizes work flow; can orchestrate multiple activities at once. * Agility and personal adaptability with the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities with a high sense of urgency in a rapidly changing environment. * Analytical skills and sol ution-driven thinking; collects and researches data; uses intuition and experience to complement data; Makes good decisions based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience and judgment. * Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; develops alternative solutions; works well in a group problem solving situations; presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention; displays willingness to make decisions; exhibits sound and accurate judgment; supports and explains reasoning for decisions includes appropriate people in decision-making process. * Displays original thinking and creativity; Meets challenges with resourcefulness; Generates suggestions for improving work. * Learns quickly when facing new problems; a relentless and versatile learner; open to change; strives for continuous improvement of self and processes. * Enjoys working hard; is action oriented and full of energy; enjoys challenges; drives for results; versatilit y, flexibility and a wiliness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm. * V