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Purchasing Analyst

Company name
Volt Information Sciences, Inc.

Lafayette, IN

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Volt is currently seeking a Purchasing Analyst.

Candidate Responsibilities

Summary: Perform procurement functions to support the assembly of large engines. Education/Experience: Bachelors degree. Five years working in manufacturing Operations, Logistic or Supply Chain. Skills and Competencies: Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and manage one's time. General knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods. Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, and production methods. Knowledge of computer software, such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, etc. Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Manage procurement of material from international and domestic suppliers.

Responsibile to manage the procurement of material from international and domestic suppliers to support manufacturing build schedules. Monitor MRP planning activity and supplier schedules and collaborate with suppliers as needed with a focus on supplier on time shipping performance. Arrange freight with internal logistics division and external carriers. Communicate daily with manufacturing floor and Engineering to understand and reconcile part availability issues. Typical supply base will range from 60 - 85 suppliers. REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree any area - - 3-5 years of experience - - Microsoft Office - - Procurement or purchasing experience - -

Typical Day

95% at the desk, and 5% in meetings. Work hours can fall in the the range of 6:30am to 4:00p.

Education Requirement

Bachelor's Degree in any area

Technical Skills

Experience in a Procurement, Purchasing or Logistics role.

Soft Skills

Ability to build relationships quickly and manage multiple issues at once. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and email, are paramount to success.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many employment opportunities.


Company info

Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
Volt Branch
Phone : 248/971-8101
Website :

Company Profile
Volt Information Sciences, Inc. comprises complementary business units that offer customized talent, technology and consulting solutions to a diverse client base. Founded in 1950, Volt services worldwide industries including aerospace, automotive, banking & finance, consumer electronics, information technology, insurance, life sciences, manufacturing media & entertainment, pharmaceutical, software, telecommunications, transportation and utilities. Operating through an international network servicing North and South America, Europe and Asia, Volt is one of the world’s largest, most respected recruitment organizations. Volt delivers top talent in all skill categories as well as end-to-end workforce strategies, including managed services programs and recruitment process outsourcing. Large global enterprises rely on Volt for Vendor Management System (VMS) technology and e-procurement solutions to aid them in sourcing highly-skilled contingent workers and managing contingent labor spend.

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