We are currently searching for a planner/buyer for a growing client near our branch. The ideal planner/buyer must have knowledge of principles and practices of purchasing, managing and working with vendors, contracts laws, rules and regulations regarding purchased products. They are also looking for someone who is open minded and flexible with techniques, and merchandise costing/pricing, and someone who can negotiate pricing and purchasing terms. They would like to find someone with manufacturing experience, ERP/MRP Systems knowledge including Oracle and Microsoft office. This person should also have planning experience in purchasing and be very analytical. Bachelors degree is preferred. Pay is up to $75,000 a year.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Must have 2-5 years experience in purchasing preferably as a buyer with planning experience
Must have strong analytics and be able to understand data
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, word) and ERP/MRP systems similar to Oracle
Must be detail oriented, have excellent communication, have the ability to multi-task, and solve difficult problems, and be dedicated to your job to be successful
Must understand what it takes to be successful in purchasing agent role and be able to have strong negotiation skills and knowledge of purchasing techniques
Must reduce the total cost of ownership and have concepts to save the company time and money
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Ultimate Staffing Services and its sister divisions, Ledgent (accounting and finance staffing), Ledgent Technology (technology professionals) and Adams & Martin Group (legal staffing) recognize that we have a unique opportunity to do something special. Our company is a vehicle for many to enhance lives. The ability to fulfill our promise, "We love to create remarkable experiences, every person, every time®", is an ambitious goal and within our reach. The passion that resonates from our coworkers, Ambassadors and customers as we fulfill this promise defines this journey and propels us into the future