Sidney, NY
Sidney, NY
Depends on Experience 
M-F, 8 AM - 5 PM

       Acquire needed materials and services meeting operational objectives of quality, price, delivery and service.

The Role -

Amphenol Aerospace Operations is seeking a Buyer to work out of its state-of-the-art facility in Sidney, NY.

The key responsibilities of this Buyer include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop sourcing strategies to maximize price, delivery and quality.
  • Develop global suppliers with collaboration of Sourcing Engineers.
  • Analyze supplier proposals to determine best source of supply.
  • Review Material Requirements Plan in support of production requirements.
  • Implement and manage consignment, kanban and purchase agreements.
  • Negotiate and implement cost savings to meet operational targets.
  • Continuously evaluate supply base performance and implement improvement counter measures.
  • Collaborate with Planning, Quality, Marketing and Engineering functions.
  • Conduct make v. buy decisions to ensure outsourcing is competitive and adheres to production requirements.
  • Support department Small Business Administration objectives.

Location -

  • Sidney, NY
  • 30 Minute Drive from Binghamton, NY
  • 20 Minute Drive from Oneonta, NY

The Person -

The key skills and qualities of a Buyer at Amphenol Aerospace Operations:

  • Bachelor Degree with 2 years relevant employment experience. Additional years of purchasing experience may be in lieu of a Bachelor Degree.
  • Must have full knowledge of MRP.  
  • Skilled with using Microsoft Excel. 
  • Effective writing and speaking skills.
  • Ideal candidate will have 2 years metal machining experience.
  • At least 10% of time requires both domestic and international travel to supplier locations.
  • Must be capable of working in a fast pace environment.
  • Comply with all Purchasing Procedures and Policies.

The Company -

With manufacturing sites in Sidney, NY, Mesa, AZ, Nogales, MX, and a Design Center in Pasadena, CA, Amphenol Aerospace Operations has been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial airplane industry for over 85 years.

Focusing on serving the needs of advanced and challenging market segments, we pride ourselves on our consistent ability to innovate and provide the markets with new creative solutions.

Working at Amphenol means you are recognized and valued for your contributions because we believe that our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We support and encourage career development for all employees and have ample opportunities for advancement.

We pride ourselves for being customer-centric, accountable, reliable, and enthusiastic in all that we do. These values are ingrained in each of us and contribute to a culture of teamwork and meaningful work.

We aim to create an inclusive working environment where all employees are respected and treated equally regardless of their gender, race, sexual orientation, disability, religion or age.  

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the following link to apply:

Amphenol offers a competitive salary and benefits. The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.

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