Education and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or related field (Master’s preferred). Minimum experience of 2-4 years purchasing in a manufacturing environment. Description: Purchasing of raw materials and services transactions Analyze assigned commodities for the purpose of developing supply synergies and strategic planning Develop, distribute and manage Requ...
IMMEDIATE NEED for (2)Entry Level Buyers and an intermediate Buyer with positive attitudes and strong service skills. Will be buying for oil & gas pipeline projects. Looking for at least 2 years experience. This position is with a leading owner/operator of pipelines throughout the US and is a 1+ year contract assignment at its office in NE Minnesota. APPLY NOW CLIENT WILL BE INTERVIEWING Week of 1...
A large pharmaceutical company in the Research Triangle Park, NC area is seeking a Buyer to join their team on a contract basis. This is a 1 year contract opportunity with possibility for extension. Only local candidates will be considered as there is no per diem offered. Responsibilities for the Buyer General Purchasing and Supplier Management Requirements for the Buyer Bachelor’s Degree, adv...
Buyer/ Senior Buyer (Supply Chain) Under the direction of the Purchasing Manager, the position requires the review, order placement, and management of purchase orders for indirect and direct supplies necessary to operations. This position will support supply chain, effectively manage the ordering and delivery of goods to the Centers in a timely manner; maintain ordering parameters; update purcha...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Softlines Buyer Seattle, WA; San Francisco, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $90,000 Apply Apply Softlines Buyer Seattle, WA; San Francisco, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $90,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Softlines Apparel Buyer with Corporate Retail experience, please read on! What you need for this posit...
Chromalox Pittsburgh, PA, 15201
Job Summary: Procures the necessary materials and/or services required to support the Global Chromalox Service team for on-site replacements and/or installations as well as manage the logistics of delivering those materials while providing daily support in a fast-paced environment. Required Skills Essential Functions: Negotiate and execute the purchase of replacement components identified by o...
Bellevue Community College Bellevue, WA, 98009
Job Summary Benefits Supplemental Questions This position is overtime eligible. This position is a member of Washington Public Employee Association of Higher Education (WPEA-HE). Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, soci...
Full time opportunity for a Chemical Buyer for a manufacturing company located north of Charleston (Georgetown). Must be willing to relocate to the Georgetown area. Established Vendor Management Inventory for Thirty Percent of Purchases Worked Closely With Plant Managers, Engineers and Department Heads To Meet Critical Deadlines To Avoid Costly Downtime Responsible for all Aspects of External O...
Sempra Energy San Diego, CA, 92140
PRIMARY PURPOSE: Under limited supervision, performs purchase document processing, invoice exception reconciliation and processing, compliance reviews, and reporting activities. RESPONSIBILITIES/ DUTIES: Procurement Operations: • Process Purchase Orders / Service Orders based on material, service requisitions, change orders and / or amendments • Conduct general contract/purchase order development ...
Sarnoff Corporation Menlo Park, CA
SRI is growing our Procurement Team and we have multiple openings for Buyers and Senior Buyers in our Menlo Park, CA headquarters. These positions will be responsible for procuring goods and services in support of SRI’s Information Technology and Corporate Support Groups, and our Engineering Divisions. The successful candidates will issue commercial, government and overhead-funded purchase orders ...
American Axle Detroit, MI, 48222
American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc. is a world leader in the manufacture, engineering, validation and design of driveline systems, chassis systems and forged products for trucks, buses, sport utility vehicles and passenger cars. Currently, this Tier 1 automotive components supplier needs a talented individual to fill the role of Buyer / Senior Buyer Bearings, Seals & Lubricants in Detroit, MI. Key...
National Grid MA
Description About the Position: This is a senior level Buyer position who will be responsible for the daily operations of strategic procurement (including the management of multiple bid negotiations) for the Global Procurement Software team and IS(Information Systems) Enterprise Services (part of IS&Telecommunications Global Group). The Buyer will assist the Procurement Manager and Director in l...
Kinder Morgan PORT SULPHUR, LA
Position Description Primary purpose: The Buyer will purchase and negotiate major national and regional material and/or service agreements for use across the corporation under Procurement designated guidelines with the ability to analyze the financial impacts of contracted services and material purchases. He/She will purchase 80% of material for assigned commodities and shall focus on strategic ...
OnCore Manufacturing, LLC is a leading provider of product commercialization services for low-medium volume, high-complexity products to international blue-chip aerospace and defense, industrial, and medical companies. With manufacturing facilities in Springfield and Wilmington, MA, Longmont, CO, San Marcos and San Jose, CA, Fremont, CA, Tijuana, Mexico. OnCore provides customers with highly indiv...
Dreisbach Wholesale Florists, Inc. Celebrating over 100 Years of Outstanding Service & Dedication to the Floral Industry We have an EXCELLENTopportunity available for a Highly Motivated & Results Driven individual to be responsible for source selection and the procurement functions directly associated with the purchasing needs of the Fresh Cut Flower / Perishable Products Category. The successf...
Job Title: Media Buyer Job Status: Full-time Department: Media Reports to: Media Director Position Purpose: Supports Account Services by purchasing media for automotive clients. Job Summary: Plans, negotiates, and purchases advertising time on radio, television and cable. Essential Functions: · Works cooperatively with Account Services to plan media mix for all clients. · Develops media ob...
Years Experience Required: 1-3 years related experience and/or training Education Required: Bachelor's Degree preferred (preferred related field to pursue career in purchasing or supply chain management) Position Description: Position supports the Operations and Global Purchasing team Coordinates purchasing and planning activities to support manufacturing and after sales parts requirements for...
ATK Aerospace Systems leads the industry in solid rocket propulsion systems, satellite components and subsystems, lightweight space deployables and solar arrays. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of our nation's capabilities in space. Job Description: ATK Aerospace Systems is currently recruiting for a Buyer at our Bacchus, UT location. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Media Buyer San Francisco, CA Full-Time $50,000 - $100,000 Apply Apply Media Buyer San Francisco, CA Full-Time $50,000 - $100,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Media Buyer with experience, please read on! Based in Brea, CA we are a growing media company and currently targeting the Beauty produ...
About Hughes Network Systems Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes) is the global leader in satellite broadband solutions and services, and a leading provider of managed network services and applications. HughesNet® is the #1 high-speed satellite Internet service in the marketplace with over 900,000 subscribers in North America and offerings to suit every budget. Hughes has shipped more than 4 mill...
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$31,200.00 - $74,550.00
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Maintains operations by researching and purchasing materials, equipment, and supplies; expediting delivery.
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Resolves discrepancies by comparing purchase order to delivery documentation; obtaining credits and refunds.
Identifies suppliers by researching materials, equipment, and supplies availability; evaluating alternatives; verifying supplier performance record and certification.
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