Purchasing Assistant

Evanston, Illinois |$15-18 | Job ID: 103843

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is working with a leader in the healthcare space who is looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join their team! As a Purchasing Assistant, you will be working with the purchasing team and responsible for organizing incoming data work within multiple platforms to ensure data is correct. This position requires strong attention to detail and professional communication abilities.


This position requires the ability to commute to the office in Evanston, IL.


Purchasing Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Process order confirmations with multiple vendors
  • Import, clean, and maintain large amounts of data/information 
  • Correspond directly with vendors to ensure incoming information is accurate 
  • Identify trends with vendors and their products 
  • Communicate with internal decision-makers to ensure that projects are completed by deadlines and according to plan 
  • Additional general office duties


Purchasing Assistant Requirements:

  • Ability to work in office at their Evanston location
  • Previous data entry experience
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment
  • A love of working with data and an investigative mindset
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A great attitude and desire to learn


This is a great opportunity for any entry-level college graduate interested in building data analysis and professional skills in a fast-paced, learning-oriented environment. This Purchasing Assistant opportunity has unlimited growth potential and is perfect for anyone with a strong work ethic, analytical mindset and desire to start making an impact immediately.


If you’re the type of candidate looking for career progression in a quickly growing company, this Purchasing Assistant position could be for you!


Thank you,


Lauren Brennan

Sr. Project Manager, Office Services

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.