Purchasing and Supply Specialist

  • location: Roanoke, VA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $50,000 - $55,000 per year
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Purchasing and Supply Specialist

job summary:
An amazing opportunity is available in the Roanoke community to work for an exciting manufacturing company.

If you have experience with purchasing in a manufacturing environment and a high level of Excel knowledge: please apply directly to the link or send your resume to emily.bicking@randstadusa.com

location: Roanoke, Virginia
job type: Permanent
salary: $50,000 - 55,000 per year
work hours: 8-5
education: Associate's degree
experience: 2 Years

  • Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department
  • Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders
  • Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers
  • Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation
  • Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents
  • Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities
  • Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Maintain cost structure and inventory levels
  • Proven history of communicating with external vendors
  • Working across departments to manage inventory for daily production requirements

2-3 years or purchasing experience, in a manufacturing environment

Working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems. SAP preferred

Expedite deliveries for existing purchase orders

Communicate with vendors and distributors

Interact with in-house engineering, quality and manufacturing departments

High-Level Excel knowledge

Please apply directly online or email Emily Bicking with your resume and qualifications @ emily.bicking@randstadusa.com

skills: Purchase Orders, Purchasing/Procurement
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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