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Buyer Purchasing Specialist

at Robert Half

Pay: $18 to $22/hour
$18.00 - $22.00 / Hourly
Posted: 10/14/2019
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 00215-0010892260

Job Description

Description

Robert Half - Accountemps is working with a world class air cargo and freight company. This client is looking for three plus years of buyer and/or purchasing experience. You will be responsible for managing procurement requires for assigned suppliers. This role requires strong analytical skills as you will be dealing with complex technical duties of equipment, parts, and services. The Buyer/Purchaser sources materials, prepares and analyzes quotes, negotiates pricing options, and builds relationships with suppliers.

Responsibilities for the Buyer/Purchasing Specialist:
* Working closely with various site leaders to understand their needs
* Negotiating contracts to help reduce costs, lead times and quality for existing materials
* Quoting strategies to target new vendors and help expand current client's volume
* Managing current supplier relationships to ensure goods and services that will meet the quality, service and price performance standards of the company
* Communicating with key vendors to discuss scorecards and future business direction
Help manage the day to day business relationships with key suppliers through supporting activities

Requirements

Qualifications:
* Three plus years of buyer and/or purchasing experience
* Strong MS Office experience
* Solid communication skills (verbal and oral)
* Ability to multi-task with customers, other departments and clients

If this role fits what you are looking for in your next career opportunity, please apply now! We look forward to hearing more about your experience.

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