Procurement Buyer


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Albany, NY - (USA) 1450 Western Avenue NY Albany , NY 12203



Job Description

Procurement Buyer – Schenectady, NY – $24 to 26 per hour

Manpower is partnering with a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives and intermediates, with strong market positions in the plastics, oilfield, rubber, fuels & lubricants, active pharmaceutical ingredients and industrial resins industries. They are looking for a Procurement Buyer to join their team in Schenectady, NY. This is a temporary position with opportunity for growth and potential to lead to a permanent position. Hybrid work model.

If you have prior experience with procurement and vendor management in the manufacturing industry, this is the opportunity for you!

What’s in it for you?

Full time hours - Monday – Friday 8:00AM – 4:30PM
Competitive Pay - $24-26 per hour
Opportunity for growth
Prime work location – Schenectady, NY
Hybrid work environment (potential to work from home)
Clean and safe work environment

What will you be doing?
The Buyer is responsible for supporting the transactional procurement activity for the supply of direct materials to the regional manufacturing/partner locations in line with business requirements and commercial concepts and guidelines.
Support and lead supplier negotiations.
Manage supplier relationships.
Provide support to Logistics for import management/administration for imported products.
Track shipments, expedite and resolve demurrage and develop process improvements.

What do you bring?
At least 5 years of experience in Procurement/Buyer role, manufacturing industry is a plus
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
SAP experience is required
Collaborative team player
Resourceful and technologically savvy
Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills
Why should you choose Manpower?
Free training to upgrade your skills, including a free college tuition program
Medical, dental, vision health benefits, 401k
Weekly pay with direct deposit
Dedicated Career Partner to help you achieve your career goals
Voted #1 best places to work by Glass door 2021

Are you Interested?
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