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Purchasing Specialist

Kennesaw, GA 30144

Posted: 01/25/2023 Employment Type: contract Industry: Supply Chain/Logistics Job Number: 25927 Pay Rate: 20-25/hr

Job Description

Opening with our aerospace manufacturing client for a Purchasing Specialist.

In this role you are responsible for the procurement of materials, services, and supplies.

Essential Functions
  • Sources, orders, supplies and delivers competitively priced raw materials, component parts and/or finished goods.
  • Develops plans related to volume and demand.
  • Takes responsibility for buyer analyses, order management, logistics coordination.
  • Contacts supplier, secures bids, and reviews bids before placing orders.
  • Expedites the orders by suppliers to meet production.

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus
  • 1 to 4 years’ experience in supply chain, planning, procurement or logistics
  • Aerospace industry experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of QAD and familiarity with forecasting methodology preferred
  • Knowledge of IT tools such as Aero TSS, MS Office (Excel, Access), ePro, SharePoint and Intranet is a plus
  • Project management skills
  • Able to manage numerous and complex tasks, in a matrix organization with sense of urgency and resistance to stress.
  • Excellent communication skills

Purchasing Specialist - 25927

Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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