The Buyer will be responsible for complex procurement methods that require a greater degree of experience, knowledge, and professionalism. The Buyer obtains materials from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need. Studies market trends; analyzes quotations received; interviews suppliers; selects or recommends suppliers with whom work orders are to be placed, and schedules deliveries.
What you bring:
- Possess an established track record of negotiating pricing and sourcing vendors, through the market.
- Ability to evaluate purchase order, purchase request and generate reports.
- Follow up on open orders, cross check packing slips with POs and invoices.
- Have experience in the automotive or industrial field.
- Knowledge of tools, a plus.
- Experience using MS Office Suite and various metric and SAE systems.
- Knowledge of SAP software.
- Ability to perform complex tasks, as well as analyze and solve problems.
- Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-environment.
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About SAGE Staffing
Our mission is to be the most referred administrative/office staffing firm in Santa Clarita and the Antelope Valley. We accomplish this by offering our candidates and clients a remarkable hiring experience.
Our back story
SAGE Staffing was founded in Santa Clarita in 1987, when we were one of the first locally owned and operated staffing firms to be established here. Our client list soon included some of the area's best organizations, such as Princess Cruises, Newhall Land and Farming, the City of Santa Clarita, U.S. Borax, Cal Arts and College of the Canyons.
This solid foundation gave us the ability to expand into the Antelope Valley with a second office in Palmdale. SAGE is now trusted by over 2,500 companies in the Santa Clarita, Antelope and San Fernando Valleys. Candidates and clients throughout the area know they can rely on us for a remarkable hiring experience!