Buyer in Santa Rosa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $24.42/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Hot New Position- Contract Buyer-6-12 month project located in Santa Rosa, CA 


* Provide excellent and timely customer service to internal
customers in the business in fulfilling the procurement process 
* Generates  purchase requisitions with completeness and accuracy of information; based on accuracy; 
* Process requisitions submitted within 48 hour turnaround 
* Manages non-compliance tracking of requisitions 
* Interprets and communicates purchasing procedures to
* Assists departments in initiating requisitions and orders and
trains users as required 
* Work with users and I.T. department to research system
problems and proactively resolve problems relative to work flow stoppages 
* Suggest process improvement ideas to improve efficiencies
and reduce waste in the P2P process, and contribute to other process
improvement initiatives 
* Support Commodity Managers with tactical / operational
duties as needed 
* Other projects, research, and reporting as assigned
* Obtaining vendor quotes, some sourcing and negotiating of
purchase requirements 
* Evaluate supplier quotes and services to determine most
desirable suppliers 
* Establish/maintain effective supplier relationships and
internal customer relationships 
* Assist with processing, negotiating and managing
supplier contracts


An energetic, hands-on team player capable of executing the tactical
aspects of the procurement cycle.

This is an operations position, supporting procurement department internal processes.

The environment is fast paced and requires the successful candidate be flexible and responsive to changes in work demands.  

With an emphasis on fabrication raw materials and new product introduction materials buying.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer!