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Purchaser/Buyer in Sanford, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Sanford, NC
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Buyer/Purchaser to work on site with our client, Caterpillar, in Sanford, NC.  The person will select suppliers for RFQ's, Analyze material cost, labor, and OH rates at the suppliers, and generally advise the buyer as to the best course of action based on the data.  As a Purchaser, you will be part of the Fabrications Category team managing approximately $75M of supplier Spend.

**Master’s Candidates will NOT be considered for this position.

**Applicants must be local and able to interview on site and in person.

Typical Day

Work with Suppliers on RFQ Quote analysis and working with Buyer on issues Resolving various forms of Purchasing Grief Managing all of the Day to Day purchasing activity Flexible work hours (8 hrs/day from 7-5) Candidate may also be located in Clayton.

Education Requirement

Bachelors in Engineering, Manufacturing, Accounting, or Supply Chain or similar field. 1-4 years of experience required.

Technical Skills

Basic computer skills required. Excel Experience with Legacy (Green Screen) Applications - Preferred SAP Experience- Preferred Fabrication Experience- Preferred

Soft Skills

Fast Learner Strong Communication Able to work in a Fast Paced environment and manage conflicting priorities. Innovative

VOLT provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online or for immediate consideration email resumes to We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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