Procurement and Sourcing Specialist
Randstad's client in Grapevine, TX is seeking an experienced Sourcing Specialist to join their Strategic Accounts team!
This is a temp to hire opportunity for the right candidate. Compensation will vary depending upon experience. Range is $25-$28 per hour.
This position negotiates all levels of contracts and establishes terms and conditions where needed. Responsible for negotiating favorable terms of materials, equipment, and supplies (commodities-custom packaging-corrugating) from suppliers. Will also evaluate supplier quotes and services to determine best supply chain/cost method and assist in the review of preferred suppliers.
Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Must have a solid knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within the purchasing/distribution field to include the following:
- Supplier development/management and negotiation, cost structure management, project management, supply chain development
- Buying/procurement experience with corrugated cardboard, boxes and packing materials strongly preferred
- 3+ years of purchasing/procurement experience
- Bachelor's degree in- Supply Chain, Engineering, Manufacturing or related field preferred
- Advanced Excel skills required, candidates must be very comfortable using V-Lookups
- SAP experience is a plus
- Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, engineering documents, and procedure manuals
- Communication skills are a must, will be interacting with all levels of internal employees, suppliers and customers
- Bilingual skills are a plus but not required
Please apply online for immediate consideration. Thank you!
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