Immediate open for 12 month temporary Indirect Spend Buyer in Minneapolis, MN.

INDIRECT SPEND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. IT, PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, ETC.

  • Will place purchase orders (PO’s) with vendors for supplies, services and IT products to support corporate initiatives
  • Support purchasing and sourcing teams
  • Work Order creation and coordinates 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 and ERP systems SAP preferred
  • Supply Chain certification preferred