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Junior Buyer

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Targetcw Nashville , TN 37214

Posted 2 months ago

Junior Buyer
Nashville, TN 37214
6 Month Contract Role (Potential for Conversion or Extension)

M-F, 8am-5pm
Pay: $33/HR
Targeted Start Date: ASAP

Job Description
The Junior Buyer will assist with transaction processing and provide procurement support for goods and services. The ideal candidate must have excellent customer service and communication skills, as well as being a professional multi-tasker.

  • Enter and update information about purchase requisitions, orders and inventory into Oracle ERP
  • Reach out to prospective delivery partners
  • Receive quotes from vendors for supplies and services; including cost, and delivery details.
  • Ensure Purchase Order discrepancies such as backorders, pricing, specials, etc. are identified and resolved.
  • Maintain confidential information.
  • Assist company employees with how to engage the procurement process and tools
  • Contact vendors to discuss special requirements (e.g. expediting order shipment) or specific problems (e.g. unacceptable quality late delivery) and resolve as effectively as possible.
  • Perform other reasonably related duties as assigned by immediate supervisor or other management as required

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university and two to four years of procurement or accounts payable experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2-3 years experience in a procurement or accounts payable department
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Oracle ERP
  • Possess working knowledge of personal computers and various software programs.
  • Have a good attention to detail and be able to effectively manage multiple projects.
  • Possess strong communication skills and be able to communicate with a wide-range of individuals
  • Possess negotiation skills
  • Ability to maintain confidential information and records
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Outstanding customer service and interpersonal communication skills
  • Possess a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Able to build and maintain a positive working relationship with customers, vendors, and teammates
  • Able to research, analyze data and solve problems
  • Able to prioritize work projects and multi-task
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English
  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Basic computer literacy (use of mouse and keyboard, Microsoft Word/Excel)
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