Procurement Buyer


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



Job Description

Our client, a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives and intermediates, is seeking a Procurement Buyer to join their team. As a Procurement Buyer, you will be supporting the Senior Director of Strategic Sourcing. The ideal candidate will have previous buying experience, is proficient with SAP, and experience negotiating with suppliers which will align successfully in the organization.

Job Title: Procurement Buyer

Location: Schenectady, NY

Pay Range: $28-$33/hour
Duration: 3+ months

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.

What’s the Job?

  • 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’s Needed?

  • Associate or Bachelor's degree in business,science, or technical field a plus
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience
  • Familiarity with chemicals and e-procurement tools a plus
  • Familiarity with site manufacturing and services
  • Excel, PPT, and SAP skills

 What’s in it for me?

  • Competitive pay
  • Hybrid work environment (potential to work from home 1-2 days/week)
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Commutable on bus line
  • Health, vision, dental, and retirement benefits

If this is a role that interests you and you’d like to learn more, click apply now and a recruiter will be in touch with you to discuss this great opportunity. We look forward to speaking with you!

About ManpowerGroup, Parent Company of:  Manpower, Experis, Talent Solutions, and Jefferson Wells

ManpowerGroup® (NYSE: MAN), the leading global workforce solutions company, helps organizations transform in a fast-changing world of work by sourcing, assessing, developing, and managing the talent that enables them to win. We develop innovative solutions for hundreds of thousands of organizations every year, providing them with skilled talent while finding meaningful, sustainable employment for millions of people across a wide range of industries and skills. Our expert family of brands – Manpower, Experis, Talent Solutions, and Jefferson Wells – creates substantial value for candidates and clients across more than 75 countries and territories and has done so for over 70 years. We are recognized consistently for our diversity - as a best place to work for Women, Inclusion, Equality and Disability and in 2022 ManpowerGroup was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the 13th year - all confirming our position as the brand of choice for in-demand talent.