Contract position: A Buyer/Planner is needed for a diversified industrial manufacturer with market-leading brands serving customers in global commercial, industrial and residential markets located in the La Crosse, WI area. This position will provide daily support to purchasing team from issuing POs, follow up with suppliers, update parts setup, update PO acknowledgement info and other tasks assigned. No per diem available. No travel is anticipated. Responsibilities for the Buyer
Requirements for the Buyer
- Speak to vendors to order parts from suppliers. Get quotes and work on purchase orders, past dues, shipping issues, returns, etc. Help monitor the inbox and schedule the issues to team members.
- Timely communication with suppliers, customers and teams on material delivery changes. Expedite materials as needed to meet customer requested delivery dates. Work with commodity teams for price and delivery improvements.
- Must have at least an Associate's degree. Strongly prefer past purchasing and/or supply chain related experience.
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