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  • Location: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 22 March 2017
    Experienced Buyer needed in Germantown, MD.. This individual will procure or oversee the procurement of all services, repairs, supplies, hardware, software and other commodities required for facilities and employees to function. Review the procurement process for adherence to company policies and government regulations. procurement professionals with 5-10 years of sourcing and Government purchasing experience. Preferably international experience.
    Please sent the resumes to me.

    Essential Responsibilities:

    -Specialize in the completion of complex assignments.
    -Lead and/or advise other Purchasing Assistant and Purchasing Agents.
    -Prepare and execute requests (high dollar requests) that are more complex in nature, requiring more acquisition experience and more clearly defined documentation.
    -Schedule and coordinate internal/external audits.
    -Solicit for new vendors and schedule visits.
    -Interpret, recommend and implement procurement policies and procedures.
    -Provide input for performance and salary reviews.
    -Plan and assign to purchasing personnel procurement workload assignments.
    -Serve as subject-matter expert for procurement matters, provide advice, and recommend changes that have an important bearing on internal company operations.
    -Comply with governmental law, Company and divisional procurement policies and procedures.
    -Maintain a Government compliant filing system and is responsible for all correspondence on all procurement matters.
    -Prepare Cost and/or Price Analysis in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation Requirements
    -Perform Best Value with Trade-Off, Technical Responsive Low Price, and Low Price Evaluations.
    -Prepare Justifications for Awarding to Large Businesses
    -Prepare Negotiation Strategies and Negotiate Contracts
    -Prepare Market Analysis and Survey's
    -Solicit Base-Year and Option-Year Orders
    -Support Proposal Efforts by obtaining Competitive Pricing, Identifying Potential Team Members, and Preparing Proposal Write-ups
    -Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested

    Minimum Requirements:

    Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or equivalent and at least 5 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), and Department of Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS). Must be familiar with Contractor Purchasing System Reviews (CPSR). Must be able to perform Price or Cost Analysis to Determine Fair and Reasonable pricing. Must be familiar with Public Laws, SAM, and Consent Packages. Must have had experience issuing Purchase Orders and Subcontracts. Must be proficient working in FFP, T&M, CR, and LH environments. Excellent oral and written communication skills; working knowledge with word-processing, database, spreadsheet programs and integrated software applications are required. Must be a Self-Starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be proficient at Microsoft Excel and Word.

    Letty Scott
    301 2156346 x 70360
    letty.scott@manpower.com
  • Location: Tulsa
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
    Manpower is now hiring a skilled Expediter to support a busy Procurement department in the Tulsa area!

    * Will be the primary contact with suppliers and subcontractors to ensure timely and complete submission/delivery of all deliverable materials.
    * Will be performing a variety of activities in support of successfully arranging for delivery, assembly and distribution of parts in order to expedite flow of materials and meet production schedules.
    * Such items involve strong interface with Planners/Schedulers, Buyers, Quality, Program Management and Manufacturing personnel.
    * Continues communication directly with suppliers, while maintaining respectful linkage to Purchasing Buyers and Management
    * Gathers, collects, records, tracks and verifies data and information from multiple sources
    * Uses software for functional area, to compile, review and analyze data to generate reports, statistics, timelines, tables, graphs, correspondence and presentations
    * Assist in providing data and information to others on functional unit processes and procedures

    Ideal candidate will offer:

    * Offer a minimum 2 years of experience in the manufacturing industry in a procurement expediter role
    * Provides strong knowledge of purchase orders, buying, and working with vendors.
    * Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Related will be required
  • Location: Fort Walton Beach
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 14 March 2017
    Lock in your Summer Job now! Manpower has an immediate opening for 2 grounds keeper/maintenance workers in Destin. Work Monday through Friday and get paid weekly! Manpower offers College Tuition and training classes to give you more marketable skills.

    Your duties will be to maintain grounds and facilities by performing the following duties.

    * Rakes and bags leaves, cleans grounds and removes litter and debris.
    * Shovels sand/dirt from walks and driveways and makes minor concrete and improvements to walks/curbs and asphalt repairs and improvements on roadways.
    * Plants grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs and waters plants and lawns.
    * Paints fences, outbuildings, bathrooms, and other city owned property/buildings (interior and exterior)
    * Repairs fences, gates, walls, floors and roofs.
    * Performs minor carpentry and masonry projects and repairs
    * Recommends measures to improve operations and conditions of machines and equipment.
    * Informs Supervisor of tools, equipment and supplies required for maintenance operations.

    MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: High school graduate with technical/vocational training related to job duties highly desirable. Three to six months of experience. Understanding of general construction blueprints, minor road repair, water drainage systems, building maintenance, excavation, and lawn maintenance is essential. Must have a current and valid driver's license.
  • Location: Hanover - York County
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 14 March 2017
    Manpower is currently assisting a local manufacturing company in Hanover, PA, in their search for a Procurement Assistant.

    If you have previous procurement, purchasing or shipping experience and are able to demonstrate a professional and friendly demeanor, you are encouraged to apply!

    This position is on day shift, 8am-5pm. Pay ranging from $13.00-$14.00 an hour depending on experience. This is a contract to hire opportunity with an outstanding company!

    Requirements
    - High School or equivalent diploma
    - Previous experience working with a procurement/purchasing department
    - Should possess excellent people skills, highly self-motivated and leadership abilities.
    - Ability to coordinate a high level of activity under a variety of conditions and constraints.
    - Ability to communicate both orally and in writing with a wide range of people.
    - Strong computer skills.

    Standard pre-employment screenings wil be free for all Manpower candidates!

    Interested applicants can apply for this position online at www.manpower.com, email resumes to lynneah.smith@manpower.com or call Manpower at 717-630-8423. Manpower is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Location: San Diego
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
    The ideal candidate will have experience in indirect strategic sourcing in the Semiconductor (or similar) industry. - Assist in preparing and soliciting competitive bids, quotations and proposals with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions - Align with stakeholders on proposed business award, costs, validation of requirements and implementation timeline - Prepare sourcing event documentation and manage supplier invitations - Develop & Support supplier partnerships, and strategic alliances - Determine means to source and negotiate pricing for tactical buying - Evaluate results of sourcing events (analyze & synthesize sourcing event outcomes) - Execute consolidation of suppliers and define requirements, specifications, & inputs. - Lead sourcing event report out to synthesize sourcing achievements - Support in creating contract specific requirements and supports change management activities in transitions (as needed) - Manage baseline and savings process for applicable sourcing events - Support development and finalization of baseline and savings documents - Support management of Supplier Relationship Management processes, procedures, supplier and category segmentation, metrics/KPI development and application, scorecard format, contract management, etc.
  • Location: San Diego
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
    The position supports the procurement of raw materials, components, and sub-assemblies resulting in the manufacturing of various products; circuit card assemblies and top level assemblies. The Associate Buyer, with guidance from management and/or the Buyer/Sourcing Specialist, is responsible for supporting all tactical procurement functions that includes, but is not limited to purchase order updates, p-card order placements and reconciliation, expediting, and report generating via procurement reporting systems. Associate Buyer job functions performed under direction from Management and/or Buyer/Sourcing Specialist: Update purchase order information as directed by Buyers/Sourcing Specialists. Provide same day status to customer requests for item status, expedites, etc. Assist with item setup - ASL, Sourcing Rule, price, lead time, and order multiple. Assist in resolving accounts payables issues within specified time goal. May assist in pricing and lead time stratification for internal requests for quote. Support consumables min/max program for the production floor. Support internal customer requests via the use of P-Card. Prepare Procurement slides for monthly Operations reviews. Gather key Procurement metrics as requested by management. Assist in resolving problem deliveries within specified time goal.
  • Location: San Diego
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 07 March 2017
    Conducts the acquisition of raw materials, equipment, supplies, and services required by the company to conduct business, in the most cost effective and efficient manner possible, assuring on time availability of quality materials and services. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION: Receive and processes requisitions with authorization for products and services to be purchased. Places purchase requisitions in a timely, accurate and efficient manner. Communicates effectively with suppliers regarding product safety, price, reliability/quality, and delivery date. Effectively negotiates favorable prices and terms with suppliers with the objective of obtaining the most cost effective purchase terms and conditions. Obtains and reviews quotations and proposals from suppliers; selects a supplier according to company-established criteria; and seeks consultation from his or her peers and superiors, to resolve any questions regarding environmental safety and product-specific criteria. Identifies cost reduction opportunities, and effectively participates in cost reduction activities and projects, resulting in documented savings. Manages inventory levels for specific purchased commodities at required levels to optimize cash flow and inventory turns. Expedites and follows up on purchases, informing the requisitioner, until the products and services are satisfactorily delivered to the internal customer. Manages the timely resolution of any defect with regards to purchased goods with Quality, and the suppliers. Takes corrective action; resolving all discrepancies for receiving and accounts payable department, in a timely and effective manner. Contribute to developing the data generation and analysis skills of the purchasing department, to aid in making sound purchasing decisions. Strong ability to create and run reports via SAP. Able to understand and analyze what data is needed to summarize the required information in an accurate and effective manner
  • Location: Boise
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 24 February 2017
    Are you forward thinking and innovative? Well we are hiring!

    What is Manpower hiring for you may ask?! We are hiring for a back office procurement specialist!

    What does a back office procurement specialist do exactly?

    -You will be responsible for fulfilling internal customer orders in an accurate and timely manner. You may also be responsible for maintaining purchasing data for department systems and providing purchasing program support. The company we are hiring for loves to continuously improve performance, so you will be require to identify opportunity for improvement with efficiency, effectiveness of purchasing systems, programs, and processes.

    Other Responsibilities:

    Create Purchase Orders (PO's)
    Process Purchase Requisitions through inventory planning
    Support and process P-Card purchasing requests
    Engage with suppliers to confirm pricing, delivery and terms on purchases
    Maintain purchase orders through Transactional Support and Stakeholder Collaboration
    Provide Administrative functional, and project support to optimize procurement services
    Have knowledge of contract negotiation

    Requirements

    High School Diploma
    SAP Experience A Plus!!!
    1 year experience in purchasing
    Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Location: Hanover - York County
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 24 February 2017
    Manpower is currently assisting a local manufacturing company in Hanover, PA, in their search for a Procurement Assistant.

    If you have previous procurement, purchasing or shipping experience and are able to demonstrate a professional and friendly demeanor, you are encouraged to apply!

    This position is on day shift, 8am-5pm. Pay ranging from $13.00-$14.00 an hour depending on experience. This is a contract to hire opportunity with an outstanding company!

    Requirements
    - High School or equivalent diploma
    - Previous experience working with a procurement/purchasing department
    - Should possess excellent people skills, highly self-motivated and leadership abilities.
    - Ability to coordinate a high level of activity under a variety of conditions and constraints.
    - Ability to communicate both orally and in writing with a wide range of people.
    - Strong computer skills.

    Standard pre-employment screenings will be free for all Manpower candidates!

    Interested applicants can apply for this position online at www.manpower.com, email resumes to lynneah.smith@manpower.com or call Manpower at 717-630-8423. Manpower is an equal opportunity employer.