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Senior Import Buyer


At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Supply Chain Managers are responsible for the timely, cost-effective procurement, inventory control, planning and quality control of production materials. They ensure the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at the established levels. They coordinate and integrate the flow of materials and information among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and customers, identifying opportunities for improving efficiency, effectiveness and capabilities of the supply chain. Resources are focused on continuous improvement of the movement of materials through production processes, and the establishment of key performance metrics and benchmarks to monitor actual performance against goals.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Strong understanding of Material Resource Planning systems
  • Plan within MRP system to maintain acceptable inventory levels
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key suppliers (Internal & External)
  • Expedite purchase orders & tactical follow-up
  • Recommend initiation of supplier contracts
  • Order components & Finished goods
  • Maintain purchasing records and source list
What your background should look like:

Key Qualifications, Experiences and Knowledge:

  • 5+ years of Supply Chain / Buying Experience (Preferably Import buying)
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience in materials planning
  • SAP Experience
  • Advanced in Microsoft Excel
  • The ability to negotiate and influence the actions of others to achieve business goals
  • Rigorous, responsive, good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
Competencies
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

 

What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.

Location: 

Mount Joy, PA, US, 17552

Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  50078
Alternative Locations: 


Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Procurement, Shipping and Receiving, Developer, ERP, Purchasing, Operations, Technology, Finance

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