Ref No.: 18-28961
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Job Title: Buyer
Location: Grand Rapids, MI_49512
Duration: 6+ months
• Submits requests for quotation and subsequent purchase orders to applicable suppliers
• Serves as liaison between the company and suppliers
• Negotiates contract terms including pricing, delivery, payment terms, etc.; establishes long term agreements whenever possible
• Analyzes requirements (both systems generated and manual) to ensure timely acceptance of goods/services
• Works with suppliers for improvement opportunities in terms of cost, quality, delivery, and lead time
• Works with Engineering, Manufacturing, and Quality as required to ensure suppliers are meeting the requirements of the company (ECN’s, delivery, quality rating, etc.)
• Ensures proper approval levels are met for all purchases
• Balances the need for product against the need to reduce inventory.
• Responsible for performing job duties in a manner consistent with established L-3 Ethics Standards.
• Responsible for working in a manner consistent with established safety rules and regulations and the use and maintenance of required personal protective equipment; including, but not limited to safety glasses, etc.
• Performs job duties in accordance with approved procedures established in support of Sarbanes-Oxley regulations.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (Education, Experience, & Competencies)
• Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; plus, one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Madhu Goud | Associate Recruiter

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In business since 2000, LanceSoft is a nationally certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) that has established itself as a pioneer in providing highly scalable, cost-effective workforce solutions to a diverse set of customers across various industries in the United States. Headquartered in Virginia, LanceSoft currently operates out of several locations in the US and Canada.
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 What we do:
We implement our metric-driven processes to offer a unique mix of cost-effective staffing solutions to our clients that include – temporary, temp to perm and permanent staffing of IT and Non-IT professionals. We distinguish ourselves with our “high-touch” approach and offer lasting relationships by consistently delivering high value to our clients. This is based on our global delivery capability, deep technical and domain expertise all harnessed by our adaptive quality processes and strong recruiting methodologies.
What you can expect from us:
As a customer-centric organization, LanceSoft strives to ensure that its employees also demonstrate high commitment levels. Hence, we provide an environment that is driven by intellect, innovation, integrity, creativity, growth and fun.