Buyer III in Hickory, North Carolina
Posted 09/15/21

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

 

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  •  Hickory, NC

 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

Position Overview:

In support of global material management is responsible for researching material vendors and volume based pricing, obtaining materials, components, equipment and services.

 

Responsibilities:

- Issues and checks requisitions, obtains quotations, examines bids and makes awards.

- Continually develops new supply sources to augment and provide competition to existing vendors and suppliers.

-Responsible for obtaining materials, components, equipment and services. Checks requisitions, obtains quotations, examines bids and makes awards.

-Develops new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are inadequate.

-Coordinates purchasing activities.

-Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. -Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

- Coordinates purchasing activities for new and developmental materials.

- Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors.

- Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.

 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

Required Skills:

- Use of Excel workbooks.

- Writing documents and memoranda in Word.

- Development of PowerPoint slides.

- Well developed cold-call skills.

Desired skills:

All Microsoft; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project

Vendor Mgmt, Change Mgmt, Familiar with PeopleSoft, Ariba

 

  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Hickory, North Carolina
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Date Posted: 09/15/21
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