• location: Portland, OR
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $20.80 - $29.17 per hour
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job description


Contract position: A Associate Buyer is needed for a multinational automotive corporation in the Portland, OR area. Supports strategic buyers in management of supplier relationships, including long term partner suppliers. No per diem available.

Responsibilities for the Buyer
  • Review requisitions for buyer assignments to purchase critical materials, parts components, tooling or services. Manage and track high volumes of new and current parts. Manage team metrics.
  • Prepare and send Request For Quotation (RFQ) to suppliers based on defined supplier set by strategic buyer. Provide quote comparisons and/or pricing analysis as needed. Create and maintain annual contracts using the internal procurement system GLOBUS.
  • Process weekly price discrepancies, location adds, price changes, and goods receipts. Opportunities to participate in strategic projects.
Requirements for the Buyer

  • Bachelor's degree (Supply Chain is preferred) OR an associate's degree with 1 year of related experience OR 4 years of related experience required. Advanced Excel skills required. PowerPoint skills required.

  • 401K
  • Health Insurance
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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