• location: San Jose, CA
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $21 - $25 per hour
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The San Jose division of reputable robotics manufacturing company is looking for a junior buyer. They would like to add an additional buyer for a recent project that lasts 60 days.. This is a contract position, however, there is opportunity to be taken on as a full time employee.

- Review MRP for assigned commodities
- Review purchase requisitions and reports and verify and confirm the purchase orders
- Review supplier quotes and ensure accuracy and timeliness
- Contact suppliers and vendors to order supplies and update delivery schedules
- Respond to invoice discrepancies and correct as necessary
- Review materials usage to forecast and plan accordingly
- Communicate with original order requestors statuses, pricing, etc.
- Monitor inventory levels in order to replenish stock when needed
- Support the purchasing manager with additional ad hoc buying responsibilities

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

- 2+ years of buying, purchasing, or expediting experience required
- Previous experience with planning preferred
- Experience working in a manufacturing setting required
- Ability to effectively negotiate with vendors
- Excellent problem solving skills including extensive follow through
- Extremely detail oriented
- Excellent organizational skills
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal with a variety of departments and individuals
- Must be eligible to work in the United States
- Must be 18 years or older

- Contract role 60 days, with potential for conversion
- Monday-Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
- $20 - $25/hr

For immediate consideration please apply TODAY. Please submit your resume to Desiree Wion at

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