Buyer/Purchasing 1 in Alpharetta, GA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Buyer/Purchaser!  This is a contingent position forecasted for 1 Year in Alpharetta, GA.

Job Description:

The main function of a buyer is to purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. A typical buyer is responsible for buying goods and services for use by their company or organization.

Job Responsibilities:

Research and evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability and other relevant factors. Purchase the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts. Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, and review requisitions for goods and services. Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time and resolve problems related to undelivered goods.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree of any kind is required
  • At least two years of relevant experience is required
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook) applications and others as required
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical problem solving
  • Understand and able to troubleshoot and identify any problems according to ISO M2M ERP system

Stand Out Skills:

  • Ability to work effectively with other employees, supervisors, and external parties
  • Requires good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical problem solving
  • Knowledge and observance of ISO policies and practices
  • Knowledge of ISO’s product line & procedures and willingness to work overtime as required
  • Moderate Physical exertion
  • May occasionally lift objects
  • ERP or MRP system knowledge is preferred but not required

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance or a related business field
  • 0-2 years finance related experience

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.