Buyer

Aurora, IL |$60-70K | Job ID: 105077

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Job Description

Our client, a leader in the manufacturing industry, is looking to hire a Buyer to help continue their pattern of growth. Joining this team will present opportunities for the sourcing and planning efforts that support ongoing supplier relationships.

Buyer Responsibilities:

  • Initiate and lead cost-saving initiatives through strategic supplier sourcing
  • Lead contract and price negotiations with vendors
  • Preform inventory management through material resource planning
  • Utilize an ERP system for placing purchase order and other data entry purposes
  • Monitor supplier communications and follow-up to confirm deliveries and supply

 

Buyer Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of experience in supply chain
  • Experience with pricing and supplier sourcing
  • Basic Excel knowledge and experience utilizing an ERP system
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills coupled with the ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment


If you are interested in this Supply Chain Specialist opportunity and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today!

 

Thank you,

 

Jenna Bartley
Project Manager, Supply Chain
LaSalle Network

Keywords and Related Terms: Purchasing , procurement , sourcing , pricing , inventory management , cost improvement , vendor negotiation , Excel , manufacturing , supplier #LI-SCPROJ

 

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.