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Purchasing Assistant

Location
Arlington, Texas
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Jul 2022
As a Purchasing Team Member you will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors. The successful candidate will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, search for better deals and find more profitable suppliers.

Responsibilities

Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms

Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation

Forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power

Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking

Assess, manage and mitigate risks

Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers

Determine quantity and timing of deliveries

Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand

Requirements

Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management

Interest in market dynamics along with business sense

A knack for negotiation and networking

Working experience of vendor management software

Ability to gather and analyze data and to work with figures

Solid judgement along with decision making skills

Strong leadership capabilities

BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration

Bilingual a plus(English/Spanish)

FULL TIME POSITION

MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

W-2 POSITION ONLY

MUST HAVE EMPLOYMENT AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES

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CALL/TEXT:

Facilitate purchasing of non-inventory product

Facilitate purchasing of raw materials

Operate within local purchasing policies

Send purchase orders to vendors

Add new items to purchasing system

Assist in developing profitable purchasing strategies

Expediting of purchase orders under direction

Track the status of all purchase orders

Maintain address system in the purchasing system

Administer purchasing processes to assure correct transactions

Maintain proficiency in computerized purchasing/business systems;.

Getting quotes, purchasing materials, billing

Improve purchasing tools, processes and procedures

Create purchase orders of corresponding vendors/suppliers

Submit purchase orders and process merchandise returns

Assist the purchasing team with diversified administrative tasks

Transmit information to factories & purchasing services

Entering sales/purchase orders in a timely manner

Submit purchase orders to suppliers and transportation companies

Prepare purchase orders by verifying specifications and price
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Details

  • Job Reference: 662921714-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Career Staffing
  • Location: Arlington, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent