Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Buyer position in Newark, NJ!  Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!
Location: Newark, NJ
Duration: 1 year
Pay Rate: $25 / hour
Schedule: Full time

Responsible for executing purchasing transactions for goods and / or services on behalf of internal company clients.
Specific tasks include the following:
• Purchasing non-complex, materials and services.
• Purchasing off of existing master agreements.
• Completing change orders to outline agreements and purchase orders.
• Creating and maintaining contract files.
• Providing reports in support of internal auditing, Sarbanes Oxley testing and internal self-assessments.
• Printing and issuing Purchase Orders.
• Completing new vendor request forms.
• Evaluating supplier viability and sustainability using Dun & Bradstreet reports.
• Entering data and managing contracts in a central repository.
• Following and supporting all company processes around proper buying and documentation.
• Assisting clients & suppliers in resolving invoice issues - may include performing Procurement Helpdesk functions on a rotational basis.

This is an entry level position which will allow the successful candidate to learn about all of the company's lines of business and to develop strong Procurement skills.

Basic Requirements:
• Bachelors degree in supply chain management, business, science, or engineering.
*Open to different years of experience as long as they fall within intermediate level
• Computer applications including Microsoft Office, Excel, and other software experience. SAP experience a plus.

Required Competencies:
• Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
• Must have good organizational and work prioritization skills with the ability to work independently.
• Analytical skills
• Comfort and demonstrated proficiency working with computers.
• Must have strong written and oral communication skills.
• Must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices.

Desired Qualifications:
• MBA or other professional degree beyond a Bachelors
• 2 or more years of work experience in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, or related business field
• Experience with SAP and e-Procurement tools
Ariba experience is a plus

Special Notes:
Must be able to work during emergencies such as power outages.


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