Buyer Planner

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Senior Buyer job in Chicago, IL! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Type:                      Fulltime (40 hours / week) contract

Length:                  6+ months

Pay:                        24.00/ HR

Shift/Hours:          9A – 6P



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

The Operations/Purchasing Assistant is responsible for purchasing and inventory activities as well as light accounting analysis. We are looking for a motivated individual who is deadline driven with excellent organizational and communication skills.

• Maintains files and records
• Contributes to the coordination of operations regarding various matters, including assisting with the day-to-day tasks for procurement, warehousing and inventory
• Provides analyst support for variances, inventory and operations
• Serves as a back-up person on inventory transactions and tickets
• Assist with parts shortages given by contract manufacturers
• Assist buyer/planners with purchase orders
• Assist in year-end preparation and activities
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results, as needed
• Perform special projects and other duties as assigned


Qualifications for this Senior Buyer position:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or related field or equivalent work experience
• Minimum 2-4 years recent purchasing experience combined with general accounting knowledge
• Experience purchasing electronics & electronic assemblies is a plus
• Must be extremely responsive & proactive with a take charge attitude.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong analytical skills.
• Good organizational, problem solving and interpersonal skills
• Ability to prioritize and multi-task
• Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• Great Plains ERP software experience is a plus


Why work for Adecco?

  • Weekly pay
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Skills Training
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits


IMPORTANT: This Senior 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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