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Jr. Buyer in Minneapolis, MN at NextGen

Date Posted: 2/27/2019

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Job Description

Jr. Buyer

1 year contract to start

Minneapolis, MN 55401

Looking for a Planner Buyer experienced in procuring both materials and services, preferably for IT infrastructure. SAP a Plus- the best fit for this job will have SAP experience

Planner Buyer Agents work with BU partners at Work Order creation and coordinate material/service procurement & fulfillment activities.

  • Ensures material/service planning and fulfillment requirements are met through SC and BU processes.
  • Understands flow of demand to inventory, master agreements, and other purchase transactions. Executes POs accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Develops/implements procurement strategies to achieve cost, schedule and quality goals.
  • Achieves inventory management, scheduling coordination, supplier management, and process improvement objectives. Appraises, market, sells, and disposes of surplus assets
  • Leads customer material gathering, asset sale, and disposal requirements issue resolution, disputes and performance issues.

Minimum requirements

Material forecasting and project planning knowledge Basic contract knowledge, negotiation and project management skills.

Bachelor's degree in SC Management, Engineering, Project Management, Business, Finance or equivalent experience

Proficiency in Microsoft Office

ERP systems Preferred

Experience working with SAP ECC Preferred

Supply Chain certification Preferred