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QuEST Global    Phoenix, AZ 85067
 Posted 29 days    

**18949BR**

**Title:**

Buyer

**Job Description:**

**Who is QuEST?**

Our goal is to become the most recognized and trusted global engineering partner for our customers—Fortune 500 companies in the Aerospace, Medical Devices, Oil & Gas, Power, and Transportation industries. We know we can find solutions to their most important technical and business challenges they encounter. We aren’t consultants. We help them make their products the most competitive in the world and that’s how we’ve grown to over 11,000 problem solvers from 50 centers around the world. We aspire to be a 100-year company, which doesn’t mean staid and boring, but rather, we evolve and adapt to create the frontier of the engineering services industry.

**Job Functions**

**Essential Job Functions**

+ Review planning efforts and tracking all hardware requirements for customer.

+ Conduct weekly meetings to identify hardware needs, status, and schedules.

+ Coordinate with customer, vendors, internal vendors, and multiple customer sites when needed.

+ Place POs, process SAP routings, and complete related quotation paperwork for parts required.

+ Track hardware using an agreed-upon template, and provide status updates regularly.

+ Coordinating with customer to drive demand from the highest-level possible (Outline). Additional demand may be required and would be driven at the component level for spare, attrition, transfers between projects, and other SAP adjustments as needed.

+ Interface with vendors during quotation phase and subsequent phases until parts are delivered.

+ Interface with suppliers to ensure commit dates are met and escalate when dates will not be met. Provide regular status.

**Secondary Job Functions:**

At QuEST, we often challenge our leaders to work temporarily outside the scope of their primary job functions to broaden their skills and help the organization. Some of these roles, tasks, and opportunities include:

+ Execution within multiple services

+ Technical Leadership and Technical Reviews

+ Cross-functional teams

+ Geographic re-assignments

+ Enabler roles, such as Human Resources, Technology Development, and IT

+ Quality Management and Continuous Improvement

**Qualifications**

+ AS or BS in a business and/or management field.

+ Familiarity or interest with aerospace industry.

+ Proficiency with MS Office required.

+ Proficient computer skills and ability to learn new software required.

+ Motivated, energetic, willing to learn.

+ Strong team and communication skills required.

+ Experience with project management preferred.

+ Understand supply chain process and work with engineering team to drive parts to closure.

+ SAP background preferred.

+ Candidate must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.

**Physical Requirements & Work Environment:**

+ Mostly Office Environments, Occasional Shop Floor involvement.

+ Substantial amounts of telephone and computer work.

+ Heavily Regulated Industries with strict adherence to procedures.

+ Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early.

+ Typical 8 hour days plus lunch / 40 hour weeks / core (required) hours are 9 AM to 4 PM

+ Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations.

+ Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

**Location: Phoenix, Arizona**

**Travel:** **Up to 25%**

**Compensation Type:** **Hourly**

**Status:** **Full-Time**

**Auto req ID:**

18949BR

**Job Type:**

Full Time-Regular

**Assignment Country:**

United States

**Total Years of Exp:**

0 - 2

**Education Type:**

Associate Degree-Business Management

**Assignment State:**

ARIZONA

**Assignment Location:**

Phoenix

**Experience Level:**

Entry Level

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