Buyer, Senior in Maplewood, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Maplewood, MN
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/30/2019
  • Job ID:
    199396
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $43.97/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Sr. Buyer (6-month contract)

$40-43/hr.

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

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • 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