Showing posts from November, 2006

Consultant Jobs in Procurement in South Carolina and Pennsylvania

This position will be responsible for reducing the total material costs of Siemens Energy and Automation, by the driving of design to cost and targeting cost processes. Deliverables to include: BOM evaluation and implementation of potential cost savings. Provide competitive proposals for product improvement. Development of a commodity plan based on an evaluation of our current supplier selection. Development of purchasing strategies that influence at the suppler level. Carry out benefit analysis workshops with key suppliers and internal cross-functional teams to concentrate on the key functions of the components/product in order to reduce cost. Education: Engineering, ME, EE, IE required. Years Related Work Experience: 5-7 exp in manufacturing environment (Large Drives) in the form of manufacturing engineering, design engineering, operations or purchasing. Requirements: 1 Project/Program Management experience and proven skills 2 Monthly operations review with data-driven presentation s

Procurement Job in Houston, Texas

The City of Houston is seeking a Procurement Specialist. The successful candidate will work in the Strategic Purchasing Division of the Finance and Administration Department. This person will be responsible for coordinating various procurement activities working in the SAP system. Some duties include responsibility for data analysis, buying/purchasing, report generation and web base functions. The successful candidate will also maintain service contracts in accordance with City and State procurement procedures and regulations as well as develop bid documents, conduct pre-bid conferences and prepare and issue letters of clarification, as necessary, to publish bid documents/specifications. The successful candidate must have a working knowledge of the SAP system to be considered. Go to for details

Purchasing Jobs - Global Sourcing Agent ad on

Teknor Apex Company is a privately-held company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Our seven divisions and two subsidiaries employ over 2000 people in 10 locations in the United States, one in Singapore, and one in the United Kingdom. We are a diversified material science company using complementary technologies to serve common markets. The following divisions have been the logical evolution of our growth: * Vinyl * Thermoplastic Elastomer * Teknor Color Company * Chemicals * Specialty Compounding * Lawn & Garden * Commercial Products We are a leader in our specific fields, with strong commitment to product quality and customer service. Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities. Join our Corporate Purchasing department in the role of Global Sourcing Agent. Ideal candidate will be bilingual English/Mandarin and possess strong verbal communication skills, the ability to research

Post Doc Fellowship at Auburn University

Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy Postdoctoral Fellowship in Forensic Drug Chemistry The Harrison School of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmacal Sciences is seeking motivated and independent post-doctoral candidate applicants to assist with research and development of new research projects in the areas of forensic drug chemistry and analysis. Candidate will be expected to carry-out and oversee daily laboratory operations, including graduate and professional students. Candidate should have knowledge and experience in organic synthesis and purification, mass spectrometry, advanced separation science (GC and HPLC) and forensic drug chemistry. Candidates should have experience in mass spectrometry and general organic structure elucidation techniques. A Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry or related field is required and a background in pharmacy is desired. The position is a 3-year term appointment with re-appointment dependent on continued funding. Salary commensurate with education and

3 Jobs in Procurement at Kellogg

Procurement Manager, Procurement Manager - Contract Mfg, Contract Mfg Specialist Jobs at Kellogg, for details go to

Regional Sales Rep in Rio or Sao Paulo, Brazil

Regional Sales RepresentativeDescription Growing manufacturer with nationwide distribution seeks Regional Sales Representative for Sao Paulo/Rio de Janeiro area. Duties include: * Generating new sales activity * Responsibility for increasing sales and distribution * Conducting prompt follow-up of inquiries and leads * Demonstration of excellent communication, presentation, and technical skills with the willingness to take responsibility and initiative * Prospecting as part of the regular routine ensuring that new prospects are consistently being contacted and added to the database * Staying abreast of current marketplace dynamics including competitive issues, products and new business opportunities * Ability to rapidly grasp working knowledge vital to the adhesive & coatings industry Requirements: We are looking for someone to join our sales team in aggressive expansion. We currently sell into the industrial adhesives area. If contacted for an interview, candidate should have some

Senior Purification Supervisor wanted in Manitoba, Canada

Senior Purification Supervisor Inco Limited, Manitoba Operations in Thompson Manitoba is a fully integrated mining, milling, smelting and refining facility producing more than 100 million pounds of plating grade nickel annually. We also produce copper, cobalt and other metals for use by industry. We operate in a friendly dynamic community, the "Hub of the North" set in the ruggedly beautiful Canadian shield with unparalleled outdoor recreational opportunities. Inco is committed to our Employees through safe, healthy and rewarding work; to our Customers through high quality processes and products; to our Investors through long term growth in earnings and to The Public through responsible corporate citizenship and environmental stewardship. We are looking for a Senior Purification Supervisor to join our team as we enjoy significant expansion in our operations. An individual who is able to both effectively communicate their ideas and concerns as well as listen and collect input

Buyer wanted in Illinois

LifeSource is Chicagoland's Blood Center - a non-profit organization and the primary resource for blood collection and transfusion medicine services in the greater Chicagoland area. It is LifeSource’s mission to provide a safe and adequate supply of blood and blood products for the entire community. Responsible for purchases and/or procuring supplies, equipment, or services for LifeSource. Maintains standing orders on standard products or services to insure ongoing operations. Researches, evaluates, negotiates, selects, and purchases stock supplies and services. Selects, purchases and/or procures non stock supplies as required by using departments. Provide support to ongoing operations of Materials Management department. Provides quality customer service to external and internal customers as identified by the following activities. (a) Works with internal customers to define products, services, and specifications. (b) Works with department director and/or manager to identify specifi