Buyer

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Works under the supervision of the Materials Management #Manager.# As directed, purchases materials, supplies and equipment.# Researches and selects products according to quality, price and serviceability.# This will involve extensive computer skill along with data analysis.# Prepares necessary documents to process requests.# Maintains files regarding price lists, catalogs and other pertinent information.# Attends in-services and meetings as required.# Informs user departments of substitute products, back orders, delays in shipments and out of stock items.# The Buyer will act as primary backup for Senior Buyers. Works closely with department leadership in completing special projects and oversees payroll and personnel functions.#### # Education: Position requires a high school diploma or GED. #Associates degree preferred. Experience:# Sufficient previous experience as a buyer in an organization setting preferred. Essential Technical/Motor Skills: Ability to use a calculator and computer input experience and# understanding.# Able to type 60 wpm. Interpersonal Skills: Strong professional communication to be tactful and diplomatic. Effective verbal, ######## written, and listening skills. Able to work collaboratively with co-workers. Works under the supervision of the Materials Management Manager. As directed, purchases materials, supplies and equipment. Researches and selects products according to quality, price and serviceability. This will involve extensive computer skill along with data analysis. Prepares necessary documents to process requests. Maintains files regarding price lists, catalogs and other pertinent information. Attends in-services and meetings as required. Informs user departments of substitute products, back orders, delays in shipments and out of stock items. The Buyer will act as primary backup for Senior Buyers. Works closely with department leadership in completing special projects and oversees payroll and personnel functions. Education: Position requires a high school diploma or GED. Associates degree preferred. Experience: Sufficient previous experience as a buyer in an organization setting preferred. Essential Technical/Motor Skills: Ability to use a calculator and computer input experience and understanding. Able to type 60 wpm. Interpersonal Skills: Strong professional communication to be tactful and diplomatic. Effective verbal, written, and listening skills. Able to work collaboratively with co-workers.

Launch your career - Create your profile now!

Create your Profile