Buyer, Senior in Maplewood, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Maplewood, MN
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $43.97/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Sr. Buyer (6-month contract)


Volt has partnered with a growing medical device company looking for a Sr. Buyer!


  • Working without appreciable direction, purchases raw materials, sub-assemblies, products and services in conformance with approved purchase orders at the lowest cost consistent with considerations for quality, reliability of source and urgency of need.
  • Provides support for all basic aspects of purchasing including but not limited to vendor negotiations, vendor analysis, cost reductions, utilization of the purchasing system, expedition of orders and vendor relations.


  • BS / BA Degree in business, supply chain, materials management etc.
  • Computer experience with Windows Word, Excel, Outlook, and SAP.
  • Knowledge of all material flow processes.
  • Knowledge of safety policies and procedures, and ability to promote compliance with them.
  • Skill in analytical thinking and problem solving.
  • Skill in communicating effectively through oral and written communications.
  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing business circumstance and thrive in a constantly changing business environment.
  • Ability to function in a high stress, high pressure environment, with a positive attitude.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer