Purchasing Agent

Industry

Purchasing and Procurement

Advert ID

USA_524330

Location

Gloucester

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD22.00-23.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Andover, MA - (USA) 10 New England Business Center Drive Suite 304 MA Andover , MA 01810 Phone : 978-685-7778

ContactNumber

978-685-7778

Job Description

Manpower is seeking a top notch Procurement Agent/Assistant that can hit the ground running!!



The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

Required Experience

2-3 years experience in a professional environment

-Minimum 2 years experience working on a procurement team or purchasing role within a Purchasing/Procurement Department

-Have or working towards CPSM certification preferred, but not required

-Associates Degree required. Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or a closely related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience



Must be:

-Detail oriented, analytical, organized, and adaptable to changing priorities

-Self starter

-Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks with urgency and responsiveness

-Excellent written and verbal communications skills and able to work effectively with all levels within the organization

-Strong business acumen and critical thinking skills

-Excellent customer service and problem-solving skills

-Communicate timely and effectively with internal stakeholders

-Ability to follow through on tasks assigned

-Above average organization and communication skills required to interact with multiple internal, external and executive contacts.

-Ability to handle confidential or sensitive information or issues.

-Must be able to handle diverse tasks simultaneously and work effectively with interruptions and consistently meet or exceed production and quality goals.

-Ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities with the ability to work independently

-Strong in Google suite applications, specifically, Gmail, Sheets, Docs, and Slides, Hangouts etc.

-Advanced in Microsoft Office skills, specifically Word and Excel etc.

-Experience in P2P applications such as Ariba or Coupa preferred, but not necessary



Only candidates with required experience requested by our client will be contacted.



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