Buyer I in Burlington, MA at Keurig Dr Pepper

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Appliance  Sourcing will be responsible for supplier set up, NDA management,  PO creation within our SAP system, supplier relationships, and purchase order dispatching, as well as maintenance of item attribute data in the system. Responsible for fulfilling the increasingly complex material management requirements.


  • Identification of indirect material requirements in both quality and quantity specifications for informing RFP or RFQ projects
  • Ensure proper invoicing and clear understanding of terms of payment from suppliers
  • Work with internal stakeholders from hardware/software R&D teams to support their sourcing requirements
  • Project management, including bid outs of supply relationships
  • Management of specific supply relationships
  • Coordinate with multiple departments to include scheduling, production, and maintenance at both the site level and across the greater supply chain network management of multiple suppliers
  • Create and place purchase orders
  • Support total cost ownership strategies with quantitative analysis



  • At least 3 to 5 years of purchasing or closely related experience in an engineering environment is required
  • Experience in SAP and Microsoft Office products
  • Bachelor's Degree and/or Accredited Purchasing Professional certification preferred


  • Excellent communication skill both verbal, written and electronic
  • Analysis and Excel modeling skills are preferred
  • SOX controls knowledge and compliance experience preferred
  • Analytical and reporting skills from data acquired from ERP systems, preferably SAP
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with critical deadlines
  • Computer Literacy, preferably experience with database programs, electronic purchase order systems, and SAP
  • Ability to uphold Safety standards, participate in Continuous Process Improvement on the job, and follow our Procurement best practices
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to drive for results
  • Ability work with minimal direction and oversight
  • Ability to follow Keurig Dr Pepper policies and procedures as well as our Operating principles


Company Overview & EEO Statement

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America with dual headquarters in Burlington, MA and Plano, TX, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott’s® and The Original Donut Shop®. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.

Benefits built for you: Our people are the heart of our business, which is why we offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work.

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Candidates must be able to pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.