Procurement Specialist

  • Location
    Stratford, Connecticut
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Assembly / Production

Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a Procurement / Buyer job in Stratford, CT. This is a temp to perm opportunity! We are seeking an individual who thrives on building effective business relationships, has a customer-driven focus and strong follow up skills. If you are energetic, enthusiastic, and have an unquenchable desire to grow and succeed, this is the opportunity for you. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Responsibilities for this Procurement / Buyer job include:

- Confer with sales and purchasing personnel to obtain information about customer needs and preferences
- Examine, select, order, and purchase at the most favorable price consistent with quality, quantity, specification requirements and other factors
- Consult with store or merchandise managers about budgets or goods to be purchased
- Inspect merchandise or products as necessary to determine value or yield
- Interview and work closely with vendors to obtain and develop desired products
- Negotiate prices, discount terms, and transportation arrangements (if applicable)
- Handle documentation for international shipping

Qualifications:

- Degree or experience in a business related field
- Strong business acumen
- Experience with project management, expediting and optimizing inventory levels
- Excellent communication and strong negotiation skills
- Ability to successfully multi-task in a fast-paced environment
- This position requires an individual who is self-directed and detail-oriented with an inquisitive nature and the desire to solve problems
- A strong work ethic with a positive

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