Purchasing Analyst III US - CMPCJP00047593
7171 Forest Lane Richfield, Minnesota
Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. Responsible for buying goods and services for use by their company or organization. Exercises moderate independent judgment with direction from supervisor. Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in a financial discipline - preferred. 5 years of finance-related experience required. Skills and Competencies: Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, negotiation skills and interpersonal skills. Ability to analyze financial reports, price proposals, and other technical data. Ability to accurately document and record customer/client information. Ability to predict consumer buying patterns. Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations related to purchasing. Knowledge of supply chain management. Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Research and evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability and other relevant factors. Purchase the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts. Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, and review requisitions for goods and services. Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time and resolve problems related to undelivered goods.
Additional information - 1. Create and submit purchase requests and purchase orders for printers 2. Track device orders 3. Verify receipt of devices 4. Handle calls from branches that have questions with what they have received. 5. Troubleshoot issues with shipments 6. Satisfy orders once the equipment is received at the site