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We are seeking a temporary Buyer to:
Provide premier customer service to internal and external customers, other Support Service departments and supplier representatives.
Manage Purchasing activities to include requisitions, workflow monitoring, Purchase Orders, quotations, match exception resolution, order acknowledgments, order expediting, phone orders, and order processing in a timely and accurate manner.
Update purchase orders with accurate arrive dates, product availability and backorder status.
Resolve pricing, unit of measure, quantity and other issues to ensure order accuracy and timely payment of supplier invoices.
Licenses and Certifications:
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Understanding of policies and procedures related to procurement activity.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Portray a professional demeanor with procurement team members, customers and vendors alike.
Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with a variety of professionals.
Planning / Organization
Sedentary: Ability to lift up to 10 pounds maximum and occasionally lifting and/or carrying such articles as dockets, ledgers and small tools. Although a sedentary job is defined as one, which involves sitting, a certain amount of walking and standing is often necessary in carrying out job duties. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and other sedentary criteria are met.
Work Schedule: Monday Friday, 8:00 am 4:30 pm.
UW Health Administrative Facilities
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UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
University Of Wisconsin Hospital And Clinics Authority