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Buyer

WG Consulting Houston ,TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Disclaimer

This is not an open job. This is a way for unemployed individuals to make us aware they are actively looking for a new job. At WG Consulting we want to be ready the moment market stabilizes. We are eager to speak to talented people who are looking for their next opportunity in Accounting, finance, HR, EPM, and Supply Chain. 

If your resume is a good match, one someone from our recruiting team will contact you regarding setting up an initial phone interview. Thank you for taking time to consider us and above all stay safe out there.

Buyer 

Job Summary

Works closely with suppliers, maintaining positive relationships while negotiating specs, pricing, and deadlines. Must be able to work independently and prioritize job duties. Communication skills are a vital part of being a Buyer. All internal departments, Materials Management and Receiving, Financial Accounting, Accounts Payable, Supply Chain Customer Support and suppliers to provide information and problem solve. Work with a variety of commodities and expected to connect with all people involved in the buying process and deal with any problems that may arise.

If your resume is a good match, one someone from our recruiting team will contact you regarding setting up an initial phone interview. Thank you for taking time to consider us and above all stay safe out there.

Participates in cross-functional commodity teams to develop strategy and achieve departmental objectives. Monitors procurement activities with the assigned suppliers and commodities and negotiate with internal and external management. May direct the activities of others in the department.

Procures goods and services in specific commodity areas following state and institutional guidelines.

Must have organizational skills, as well as the ability to multitask. Must possess a strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite and have very extensive knowledge of the business, and the types of products and services that are being purchased.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

· Ensure that orders are delivered on time

· Assist in resolving billing, shipping and invoicing problems and provide information to suppliers

· Represent the Supply Chain Management Department at project meetings as needed and drive
procurement actions ensuring that contract compliance is being maintained

· Review and monitor new and existing suppliers’ performance

· Stays informed of market conditions and developments in assigned commodities and keeps interested parties advised

· Build and develop relationships with key suppliers

· Place orders for products and services in line with the requirements

· Support and react quickly to resolve day to day problems to the satisfaction of the relevant department and assist in long term projects where Supply Chain involvement is required

· Give key support to all departments by working closely to ensure professional working are maintained

· Work in accordance with procedures and develop new processes as required. Support introduction of any new systems and processes which may arise, additionally conduct training of new staff or department personnel

· Work with Contract Specialists and Group Purchasing Organizations to validate purchase order pricing

· Carry out other duties as assigned by the Supply Chain Coordinator or Supply Chain Leadership

Qualifications

· Bachelor's degree in a related field (such as Supply Chain Management, Finance, Business Administration, etc.) or equivalent work experience required

 

Company Description
WG is a full-service consulting firm headquartered in Houston, Texas. Our particular depth in the energy sector has made our team a trusted advisory source for clients ranging from high-growth emerging companies to the Fortune 500. Our understanding of operational, competitive and regulatory environments in the energy industry is key to delivering relevant solutions that ensure compliance, promote efficiency, and create value for our clients. WG’s clients rely on the extensive experience and insight of our team to address their most complex challenges.
Our goal is to deliver on our promise of excellence and build long-lasting relationships as a foundation of trust. We’re here to serve our clients. We’re here to build excellence.

WG Consulting

WG is a full-service consulting firm headquartered in Houston, Texas. Our particular depth in the energy sector has made our team a trusted advisory source for clients ranging from high-growth emerging companies to the Fortune 500. Our understanding of operational, competitive and regulatory environments in the energy industry is key to delivering relevant solutions that ensure compliance, promote efficiency, and create value for our clients. WG’s clients rely on the extensive experience and insight of our team to address their most complex challenges. Our goal is to deliver on our promise of excellence and build long-lasting relationships as a foundation of trust. We’re here to serve our clients. We’re here to build excellence.

Address

Houston, TX
USA