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Associate Buyer
Posted on 5/6/2022
Devens, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Customer Service
  • 0-2 years of experience in Procurement, Supply Chain or related role
  • Experience with MS Office
  • Exceptional communications skills
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks
  • Integrity
  • Strong Customer Service skills
  • Remarkable problem-solving skills
  • Works well under pressure
  • Possesses excellent judgment
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Typing speed of at least 70 wpm preferred
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs
  • Perform activities such as sitting, typing, or standing for extended periods of time
  • Create error-free high volume (~40/day) purchase orders up to authorized limits for raw materials, parts, subassemblies, finished goods, equipment, tooling, supplies, and/or services from suppliers in support of internal customer requirements
  • Review and negotiate standard contract terms, coordinate with legal counsel where necessary to finalize contracts and statements of work
  • Identify the best value supplier by issuing requests for quote and analyzing responses from suppliers
  • Set up terms and accounts with new suppliers and complete data entry necessary to onboard the supplier into CFS systems
  • Review and manage open orders with suppliers to ensure product arrives as expected
  • Resolve invoice issues and ensure that vendors are paid on time
  • Adhere to all supply chain policies, procedures, guidelines and instructions including those regarding the procurement of materials, intellectual property, and export compliance
  • Purchase from both MRP and project/purchase requests under departmental guidelines
  • Provide constant, clear, and timely updates to internal customers
Commonwealth Fusion Systems

51-200 employees

Nuclear Energy Company
Company Overview
Commonwealth's mission is to deploy fusion power plants to meet global decarbonization goals as fast as possible. The company is collaborating with MIT to leverage decades of research combined with new groundbreaking high-temperature superconducting (HTS) magnet technology.
  • 12.5 Company-wide Holidays
  • Our vacation policy is 'take vacation'
  • Our sick time policy is 'get better and try not to make others sick'
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Health Reimbursement
  • Health, Dependent Care, & Limited Purpose Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Delta Dental, Blue 20/20 Vision optional
  • Wellbeing / Headspace coverage
  • Short-term & long-term disability
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • 401K
Company Values
  • Integrity
  • Execution
  • Impact
  • Self-critique