Buyer I in Chandler, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 4/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Chandler, AZ
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    111289
  • Pay Rate
    $34.0 - $36.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-782-7440

Job Description

Volt is looking for a Buyer to work with our client, a large presence located in Chandler AZ.

The client is an American aerospace manufacturer and defense industry company.

Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Buyer is responsible to work with a minimum of direction or supervision to purchase materials, equipment, supplies and services in accordance with  Procurement Policies and Procedures, and accomplish all of the duties delegated by the Purchasing Manager.
  • It is the responsibility of the Buyer to know or quickly learn enough about all the products and services with which he or she will transact business and to buy those products or services with the most favorable terms and conditions.
  • The Buyer must become familiar with the people in this organization with whom transactions will be conducted and to know enough about the business and products of this organization to convey any unrestricted and required information accurately to suppliers.
  • Buyer is responsible to find the best source to meet this organization's objectives, to negotiate the most favorable agreement possible, and to prepare the documentation for that agreement.
  • It is the responsibility of the Buyer to follow-up or expedites orders to see that they are delivered as scheduled.

This is an estimated 8 months position in Chandler AZ and is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt is a world-class leader in the staffing services marketplace. Volt provides Contingent Staffing, Contingent-to-Hire, and Managed Service Programs to a variety of companies, including the Fortune 1000.  Volt supplies workforce design solutions in Engineering, Information Technology, Scientific, Technical/Professional and other disciplines.

Job Qualifications:

  • Check requisitions for completeness and clarity. Obtain necessary missing information where required. Diplomatically instruct requisitioners or specifiers on what data is necessary to obtain good product.
  • Investigate and develop sources of supplies.
  • Prepare bid specifications, issues bid requests.
  • Obtain and analyze bids in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Select Suppliers, prepare purchase orders or other agreements as necessary and check them for accuracy and completeness before issuing.
  • Review acknowledgements for agreement with purchase orders and resolve any discrepancies with the supplier to the best possible advantage for this organization.
  • Follow-up or expedite orders as necessary to meet schedules.
  • Work with Supplier and internal accounting to resolve any invoice issues
  • Keep the Purchasing Manager informed of all activities or problems and submit reports as requested by management.

Keywords: Buyer 

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.