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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Scranton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 13 September 2019
    Highly successful Carbondale Area Company has the immediate need for an experienced Purchasing Coordinator for a 6 - 9 month project. The Pay Rate for this opportunity is $18.00 - $20.00 per hour, based on experience. The Purchasing Coordinator will help plan the purchasing and procurement of materials, parts and equipment for this thriving business's Purchasing Department. An Associates degree is strongly preferred but will accept a High School Diploma and the equivalent work experience. A minimum of 2 years of Purchasing experience is an essential requirement for this important role. The Purchasing Coordinator will be proficient in Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook.

    If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply with your resume at manpower.com today!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Oakville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 12 September 2019
    Manpower is hiring for a new and exciting position in Oakville!

    Our large client, who specializes in technological paneling. They are a very large client and they are growing again!

    We are hiring for a Bilingual Buyer, fluent in both French and English.

    Job Overview:
    - Supporting winning bid projects by securing supply base and highly competitive terms and pricing
    - Negotiating complex terms and conditions and pricing with suppliers and optimize sourcing strategies

    Job Details:
    - 1 year contract
    - $29 to $33 per hour (depending on experience)
    - Oakville location

    Qualifications:
    - Experience as a buying professional
    - Experience in complex negotiation strategies
    - Project Evaluation
    - Bilingual in French and English

    Please apply today for immediate consideration!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Lithia Springs
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 28 August 2019
    Product Procurement Specialist/Buyer
    To discover the best ways to minimize our procurement expenses while ensuring that the products and services needed to fulfill our customers' needs are purchased and delivered according to agreed terms and conditions. What does this Product Procurement Specialist/Buyer career offer you?
    * Full time hours (40 hours per week)
    * Working hours are Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm
    * Potential to become a permanent employee with the company
    * Tuition Assistance program with the University of Phoenix
    * Compensation rate of $19-$28 per hourly based on experience
    What are the job responsibilities?
    * Processes and analyze information on incoming products, using facts, judgment and knowledge to determine when to arrange contact with management.
    * Create and maintain database and electronic files on vendor contacts information, vendor quotes, purchase orders, use Microsoft Office software and employer provided programs on the AS400 or other systems.
    * Determine if inventory quantities are sufficient for needs, ordering more materials when necessary.
    * Prepare, transmit and prioritize purchase orders and supporting documents to supplier and internal departments.
    * Compare prices, specifications, and delivery dates to ensure accuracy.
    * Respond to internal staff and supplier inquiries about order status, changes and/or cancellations.
    * Contact suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other problems.
    What are the experiences and qualifications needed to be successful in this role?
    * Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in related field or a minimum of three to five years of equivalent experience.
    * A minimum of three years purchasing, production planning or related experience.
    * Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including but not limited to WORD, Excel and Outlook and experience with AS400 programs.
    * Ability to create and update databases.
    * Ability to work independently
    * Experience in purchasing, production planning, quality control and working with international groups beneficial
    * Average mathematical skills.
    * Ability to reason and follow through on complex issues presented.
    * Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
    * Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.
    * Experience with communicating with international customers is a plus.
    * Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.
    * To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Contact Management systems; Database software; Internet software; Manufacturing software; Project Management software and Spreadsheet software, including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite including WORD, Excel and Outlook and proprietary AS400 programs.
    What are the working conditions?
    * On occasion, this position requires evening and weekend work, working outdoors, working with challenging suppliers, customers and sales staff in other time zones and limited overnight travel within the United States and international locations.
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