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Buyer/Planner

PACE Staffing Network Redmond, WA

  • Posted: June 10, 2021
  • $27 to $29 Hourly
  • Contractor

About the Opportunity Are you an individual with strong analytic tendencies and good critical thinking skills? Do you have experience supporting a wide array of purchasing and supply chain needs? If so, take a look at this opportunity to work within a high-impact position, supporting a company whose products literally save lives! Your daily responsibilities will include: Place purchase orders for materials Material Order Confirmation: Respond to request from Material planning to obtain best material date, and availability for new and existing orders Solicit price and delivery information from suppliers Develop and execute projects to enhance supply chain operations Perform data collection and analysis Partner with cross functional team members in support of new product development & launches, material planning, order management and revenue planning Implement contingency plans with Production Planning and Manufacturing when inventory availability commitments are at risk and initiate work-around activities Demonstrate business professionalism, purchasing fundamentals, time management, data analytics, supply chain management, supplier development, cost reduction strategy development and negotiation techniques. This 12-month contract position is hybrid in nature (remote & onsite) and pays $27-29 per hour (DOE).

Medical/Dental benefit eligibility is available after 60-days of employment. No guarantee of a Temp-to-Hire opportunity, but future business needs may require that this position converts into a core, long-term opportunity – for the right individual! About the Workplace This Buyer opportunity is located within the Medical Division of a prominent Pacific NW organization. They are a manufacturer of a variety of portable medical devices.

This is your chance to get your foot in the door with an exceptional organization, whose products are saving people’s lives! They are seeking a Buyer that can be responsible for the effective management of assigned commodities to achieve on-time delivery, revenue, and inventory goals. About the Candidate We Are Looking For Candidates must have the following key qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Management, or related fields. At least 2+ years’ experience in a supply management role, or related position Proven knowledge of inventory management Excellent analytical skills Working knowledge of data analytics and forecasting tools, with an ability to develop actionable insights from data Must be familiar with part numbering systems, bill of material configurations, and production reporting mechanisms. Must have aptitude for organization, accuracy, and attention to detail. Ability to verbalize and to resolve issues relating to customer requirements, manufacturing processes and supplier capabilities. Strong proficiency working within Microsoft Excel Working knowledge of Microsoft Power BI is preferred, but not mandatory This posting is sponsored by PACE Staffing Network who has been asked to recruit and screen candidates for this role on our client’s behalf. PACE is one of the Puget Sound’s premier staffing /recruiting agencies and has been helping Northwest job seekers find their “just right” job for over 40 years. PACE has been recognized as a Best of Staffing agency for the last 4 years, ranking PACE in the top 2% of staffing agencies nationwide!

Check us out at www.pacestaffing.com All service fees are paid by the employer – never the job seeker. If this job seems right for you, we’d like to hear from you right away. We promise a quick response!

PACE Staffing Network

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Redmond, WA
98052 USA

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