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Purchasing Assistant

Sierra Staffing Group Reno ,NV
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 to $20 Hourly
  • Temporary
  • Benefits: medical
Job Description

Sierra Staffing Group is seeking a Purchasing Assistant for a Temp to Hire opportunity in North Reno. Purchasing Assistant responsibilities include researching new vendors, tracking deliveries and updating order records (e.g. dates, invoices and discounts).

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Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct parts/products search and evaluation utilizing online or telephone resources in order to make best value decisions and order materials as required.
  • Verify specifications of purchase requests, prepare purchase orders, place orders to vendors, and complete corresponding documentation.
  • Receive ordered products; inspect for compliance and conformity; return damaged material to vendor.
  • Prepare and maintain purchasing and payment records and provide accurate information to management as required.
  • Develop parts “kits (i.e. “kitting) of materials from inventory and issue to multiple locations around the U.S.
  • Prepare parts/products for shipment in accordance with prescribed packaging and shipping protocols.
  • Maintain inventory management system.
  • Regularly attend materials planning meetings and vendor meetings.
  • Collaborate with team members and managers to plan materials purchasing, streamline processes, and control costs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Work Experience

  • High school degree or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree Logistics, Business Administration or related discipline preferred.
  • Three years’ experience in a purchasing assistant or similar role.
  • Equivalent combination of training, education, and experience in a relevant field or industry will be considered.
  • Valid State Driver License.

 

Sierra Staffing Group

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