Buyer

Downers Grove, IL |$50-60K | Job ID: 100229

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a leading transportation company based in the western suburbs of Chicago. Our client is looking for a Buyer for their headquarters office. The right professional will need to have prior experience in managing contracts for indirect services, negotiation and strong vendor management skills.

 

Buyer Responsibilities:

  • Process purchase orders and invoices in addition to managing competitive pricing and negotiation through the vendor lifecycle
  • Create SOP for processing and altering PO's, establish set follow up for vendors and update outstanding contracts
  • Meet regularly with the business to ensure needs are met in a timely and accurate fashion
  • Update item term pricing on contracts and analyze areas of cost savings
  • Partner with suppliers to ensure all agreements are properly documented

 

Buyer Requirements:

  • 3+ years of procurement experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, purchasing, supply chain management or related field
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel (Pivot tables and VLOOKUPs) are required

 

Thank you for your time and consideration for this Procurement Specialist. We look forward to reviewing your resume!

Thank you,

 

Hannah Hart
Associate Unit Manager
LaSalle Network

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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.