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United Talent
Temporary Job Position

Job Number 00004FR0
Job Title Buyer/Purchasing Agent
Description 05/23/2014– United Talent is currently seeking a Buyer/Purchasing Agent for a site located in Morgantown! Rate of pay for this position will be based on experience. This will be a temp to perm or a DIRECT HIRE position for the right candidate! Overview of position: • Streamline the order and accounts payable processes while maintaining superior customer service • Manage working capital and payment terms more effectively • Build distinctive technology capability, leveraging e-tools Primary Responsibilities: • Negotiate with suppliers to purchase indirect materials including MRO and Capital, services, contractors • Process purchase orders when needed • Work closely with Engineering, Maintenance and other functions to achieve lowest TCO for the materials and services purchased • Work closely with receiving and finance to expedite invoice payment • Manage day to day supplier interactions (ordering, delivery times, invoice payment) • Feed supplier performance data to performance management • Actively involved in strategic sourcing idea generation • Strong computer skills required (SAP, MS Office, etc.) Education/Experience: 4-7 years of related experience and a high school diploma or GED. A Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or a related field is preferred. Required Skills or Abilities: Behavioral • Ability to maintain effective working relations with user groups and vendors • Ability to listen and ascertain the needs of customers • Ability to respond to customers tactfully and courteously • Ability to effectively negotiate Technical • Knowledge of large scale purchasing methods and procedures • Knowledge of the principles and practices of automated information systems and data processing principles, procedures and equipment. • Knowledge of accounting principles as related to procurement. • Strong ability to analyze data, make judgments and develop reports. • Ability to find and communicate accurate information concerning process, policies and procedures to customer. • SAP Knowledge a Must For immediate consideration, please submit your resume to United Talent is an equal opportunity employer.
Pay Rate $0.00 per hour
Schedule M-F Hours TBD
Scheduled Hours 40 per week

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Last Update: May 30, 2014

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