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Buyer/Purchasing Agent

Catalyst Career Group Brookfield, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.


  • Medical, prescription, vision and dental insurance
  • Basic life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment
  • Short-term and long-term disability benefits
  • Sick leave, Holiday, Vacation
  • 401(k)

Responsibilities include:

  • Create Purchase Orders and maintain pricing and other Purchasing data in SAP.
  • Obtain Quotes for parts from both internal and external suppliers.
  • Work with suppliers to resolve non-conforming product issues and expedite orders.
  • Approve invoices for payment, and reconcile receipt and invoice discrepancies.
  • Work with Corporate Purchasing to identify and best utilize a network of Preferred and Approved suppliers.
  • Identify and implement cost saving initiatives.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of suppliers in terms of (1) pricing and cost reductions, (2) on time delivery performance, and (3) consistent quality.

Requirements include:

  • One to three years of Purchasing related experience required.
  • Knowledge of SAP, Oracle or other ERP system is required.
  • Excellent personal computer skills required.
  • Must be comfortable navigating in various software systems simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing processes and ability to read blueprints is preferred.

Meet with hiring managers from Konecranes and other leading industries at:

Job Fair of Milwaukee
Monday, December 9, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM

Embassy Suites by Hilton – Milwaukee Brookfield
1200 South Moorland Road
Brookfield, WI 53005

Pre-Register online at:

Plan to attend and meet face-to-face with several of the Milwaukee area’s finest employers.

All of the companies at our job fairs have open positions they are seeking to fill.

Positions in the following areas are typically available:
Sales, Customer Service, Call Center, Management, General Business, Marketing, Retail, Administrative, Insurance, Banking, Engineering, Accounting, Finance, Education, Law Enforcement, Government, Military, Hospitality, Human Resources, Technicians, Telemarketing, Healthcare, IT, and more.

Tips for Success:

  • Pre-register—Receive notifications of any updates or changes to the event, and receive information about upcoming events in your area.
  • Dress professionally—First impressions go a long way.
  • Bring multiple copies of your resume.
  • Arrive anytime between 10 AM and 1 PM—Plan to spend 45 minutes to 1 hour at the event.
  • Bring a friend—All job seekers are welcome.
  • Prepare a brief but effective “brag” to let the people you meet with get to know you.
  • Keep an open mind—Meet with as many of the companies as you can; you may be pleasantly surprised at what you find.

Remember, the best way to be considered for a position is to meet the hiring managers in person. Plan to attend this event!

Pre-Register online at:

Catalyst Career Group

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Brookfield, WI