We have an immediate need for a Buyer with a growing manufacturer in Menomonee Falls, WI. This is a direct hire opportunity (permanent from day one), with preferred compensation of $55,000 - $70,000 based on experience, and hours of 8:00am-4:30pm. salary: $55,000 - $70,000 per yearshift: Firstwork hours: 8 AM - 5 PMeducation: High` SchoolResponsibilitiesIn this role you will be responsible for various procurement and sourcing tasks including: identifying and negotiating cost saving opportunities, preparing purchase orders, gathering quotes, negotiating pricing, overseeing inventory levels, updating records and other applicable tasks. SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS *3-5 years of recent purchasing experience within the manufacturing industry *Associates degree or equivalent experience preferred, high school diploma required *Strong technical/mechanical aptitude required *ERP experience highly preferred *Proficient with Microsoft Office software, including ExcelSkillsPurchasing/Procurement (3 years of experience is required)ERP (3 years of experience is required)QualificationsYears of experience: 3 yearsExperience level: ExperiencedRandstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. 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.EOEDisclaime For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.