Administrative -P in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $24.0 - $29.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking Full time, purchasing agent for local opportunity with a growing consumer OTC cosmetic manufacturing organization. This position is a full cycle buyer responsible for purchase of goods and services necessary for efficient operation of organization.

Duties will include:

  • Negotiating contracts with vendors and suppliers.
  • Formulate policies and procedures for procurement of goods and services.
  • Analyze price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to determine reasonable prices.
  • Prepare purchase orders and proposals
  • Ensure products and services confirm to specified requirements per specific projects.
  • Utilize ERP software to control suppliers, purchase product for specific projects, and communicate receiving instruction to receiving department.
  • Responsible for evaluating and monitoring contract performance to determine need for change, and/ or ensure compliance with obligations.

The right candidate must have exceptional customer service skills, be assertive, flexible, and team oriented. Background in cosmetic manufacturing organization highly desirable.


  • Minimum 6-8 Years’ experience in purchasing position
  • Ability to analyze complex data and develop innovative recommendations and solutions
  • Excellent planning, organizing, and project management skills

Keywords: Purchasing, Buyer, Customer Service, Expediting, Purchase Orders, Vendor communication, Manufacturing, Military Defense, ERP, MRP, Bid, Bidding, Proposals, Procurement