Queens, New York

Key Responsibilities

  1. Negotiates pricing and other terms of purchase under supervision. Manage none strategic suppliers (none QFM)< $5M.  Quotes materials; procures materials, components, equipment and services at the lowest cost consistent with consideration of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need.  Expedites and ensures the timely receipt of materials.
  2. Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.  Interfaces with Accounting and Receiving to resolve problems.
  3. Works with engineering and MPM or SCM to recommend new suppliers.  Issues RFQs, analyzes proposals, negotiates prices and delivery, issues and/or adjusts purchase orders in a timely manner.  Follows-up on orders, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.  Negotiates vendor contracts, as appropriate.  Follows purchasing business processes.
  4. Reviews MRP on a regular basis; executes and cancels pull ins, push outs and planner orders as prioritized.

Functional Knowledge

  • Demonstrates conceptual knowledge of theories, practices and procedures within a discipline 

Business Expertise

  • Applies general knowledge of business developed through education or past experience 


  • No supervisory responsibilities; accountable for developing technical contribution

Problem Solving

  • Uses existing procedures to solve standard problems; analyzes information and standard practices to make judgments


  • Has limited impact on own work team; works within standardized procedures and practices to achieve objectives and meet deadlines

Interpersonal Skills

  • Exchanges straightforward information, asks questions and checks for understanding



Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

Up to 1 Year

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Yes, 10% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Queens, New York

A global leader in the nanomanufacturing technology solutions for the electronics industry, Applied Materials is built on the strength of talented people. We offer a wide variety of job opportunities for experienced professionals and recent college students/graduates that will capitalize on your current skills while broadening your experience and engaging you in a dynamic, fast-changing industry.

Here, you will work in community to achieve a common goal and encounter exciting new challenges every day. Our company is continually evolving: implementing innovations to make semiconductors more portable, powerful, and affordable than ever before.



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