We are hiring a Buyer II in Seattle WA for a Global E-commerce retailer with an engineering/supply chain background along.
Must be adept at Excel, worked as a buyer before (understand PO process, tracking process), organized and good communicator.
Microsoft Office, Purchasing Background (Coupa, etc), Agile PLM, Interpersonal/Communication Skills to gain approvals and provide status, ability to track budgets and ability to do some lifting of equipment/boxes.
Additional Job Duties and requirements:
Help with writing PO's. Contacting suppliers , managing ticketing systems, creating reports, deciding how much will be the spend. Help with operations and merchandising.
Help with supplier ticket for request for purchase of commodities. Keeping track of shipment.
Focused activity around supplier selection, sourcing and consigning materials for builds, conducting RFQ (request for quotes), writing P.Os, tracking costs, negotiating cost reductions as well as managing the logistics.
Help in creation and execution of Purchase orders and RFQs.
Past buying experience is a great call out.
Experience with supplier relationship management.
Previous experience with Oracle and SAP
Basic Excel qualification
Great communication skills and somebody who can liaison between different departments and can clearly communicate with suppliers and get the point across.
Help work on invoicing issues which suppliers submit.
Previous experience with ERP management
Receiving components and inventory