Buyer III Baton Rouge LA 25631

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Buyer job in Baton Rouge, LA paying $30/HR. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Responsibilities for this Buyer  job include, but are not limited to:

  •  Purchases spot equipment, materials, chemicals/catalysts, and service requirements for multiple business lines. This position would typically include a professional Buyer
  • Has extensive experience in the field in addition to experience in a particular buying industry. Possibly professional certification holder
  • Processes a queue of requisitions and converts to purchase orders on a daily basis. Collects written proposals from vendors as needed. Conducts simple negotiations of pricing and general terms & conditions
  • Addresses invoice discrepancies from the purchase order or the goods receipt and approves invoice payment for any additional freight costs not accounted for on purchase order
  •  Liaises with the strategic buyer regarding project or turnaround purchases and potential bundles
  • Provides support to ensure timely invoice payment. Handles any PO (purchase order) maintenance for orders processed (e.g. update PO text, update delivery date, etc.)

Qualifications for this Buyer job:

  • Adapts, analytical, collaborates, communicates effectively, focus on customers
  • Functional Skills: PtP (Procure to Pay) knowledge, system utilization & efficiency, total system cost, apply controls mindset, application of business & procurement technical knowledge, service excellence, contract development, contract management, negotiating and influencing, relationship management
  • In addition to purchasing duties, will also maintain and update the project material database and oversee material distribution to projects


Additional Details:

Type: Full-time (40 hours / week) contract

Length: 12 months

Pay: $30/ HR

Shift/Hours: 8A – 5P

Why work for Adecco?

                • Weekly pay

                • 401(k) Plan

                • Skills Training

                • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits


IMPORTANT: This Buyer job is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Apply with Adecco” button to submit your resume.


The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services. Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world. We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions. Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans

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