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US-CT-East Hartford
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Job Description Ref ID:00700-0009283229

Classification:Purchasing Manager


Our client, a large manufacturer with a nationwide presence and divisions located East of Hartford, is currently seeking a Junior Buyer to join their purchasing team! The Junior Buyer position is a critical one to the supply chain department and is an immediate need. The Junior Buyer obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders for the organization. This position reports directly into the Purchasing and Planning Manager as surrounds all facets of production planning and purchasing. The primary responsibilities of the position are as follows: Verifies purchase requisitions Manage MRP requirements Work closely with production planning, engineering and other levels of supply chain departments Resolve invoices discrepancies with cost and quantity Generate purchasing quotes for vendors Responsible for monitoring and placing purchase orders Scheduling deliveries and maintain on time delivery standards Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price Obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items Authorize payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation Provide purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 years of purchasing or buying experience experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment; lean manufacturing knowledge; MRP knowledge and prior experience; intermediate excel skills; strong communication and negotiation skills; working knowledge of SAP system. If you meet this qualifications and are interested in this opportunity, please apply today, email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or call Accountemps at 860-278-7170!
Job RequirementsBS Degree in related field 1+ year in an inventory, procurement, buyer/planner role ERP experience MS Excel and Access

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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