SAIC is seeking a Purchasing Assistant. (Temp-to-Hire position) Individual is hired for a temporary period (3 - 6 months). At the end of this period, temporary is eligible for a full-time position.
This is an entry level temporary position . This Purchasing Assistant position requires heavy phone work, including calling suppliers and expediting requests for quote (RFQ) responses and purchase order (PO) shipments. The Purchasing Assistant will process vendor acknowledgements, collect and review requested vendor PO documentation, close out purchase orders, receipt and cross dock administrative functions and post other information into our purchasing system.
Will review and resolve shipping and payroll discrepancies; assist buyers, program managers and other team members. Will perform data entry, run status reports, file and perform other general administrative duties as required.
Experience in purchasing activities, i.e., supplier/vendor expediting, RFQs, follow-up with requests, and resolving shipping discrepancies is a plus.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications is a must.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects.
SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.
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