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Buyer

  • Location: Irving, Texas, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

Our client is seeking a Senior Buyer for a contract opportunity. This person will be primarily responsible for creating purchases orders, processing invoices and aiding in the development and interacting with vendors for formal quotations and bids. Troubleshoots and researches ad hoc projects. Provides recommendations for implementation of solutions. Provides support for all other department activities. Supports the procurement, logistics, and supply chain management for all business units.

 

Job Duties:

  • Create, process and expedite purchase orders.
  • Provide support for inventory accuracy activities (i.e. support during cycle counts, support during physical inventories and reconciliation activities).
  • Resolves issues associated with material transfers and receivers.
  • Review and reconcile vendor invoices related to inventory materials and equipment.
  • Facilitate and analyze bids for all business units as required.
  • Analyze data and reports to maintain optimum levels of inventory items
  • Research and create accurate parts descriptions in the procurement system for all business units.
  • Request and validate vendor setup in all procurement/accounting systems.
  • Assist all business units with system issues.
  • Update and maintain current pricing on all purchased items
  • Cost benefit analysis and work flow optimization for supply chain processes.
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Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, not required, in Supply Chain Management, Industrial Distribution, Marketing, Logistics, or a business related field.
  • Will consider applicable work experience as it translates to an equivalent degree.
  • Two years of prior experience in procurement, materials management, inventory or other applicable business. Oil and Gas industry experience preferred.
  • Ability to work as part of a team required.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Oracle EBS and OpenInvoice.
  • Must be a self-starter with excellent organization and communication skills and attention to detail, requiring minimal supervision or oversight.
  • Must have a collaborative and cooperative work style.
  • Able to perform under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • This client is an EEO/disability/veteran Employer.

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