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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Westbrook
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 14 June 2019
    One of Southern Maine's premier employers is now seeking an experienced Purchasing Clerk to provide coverage for a short-term leave in their Westbrook facility. This is an excellent opportunity to put your skills to use at an innovative company whose culture supports teamwork and work/life balance.

    What's in it for you?
    Full-time, short-term project
    $15-21/hour DOE, paid weekly
    1st shift Monday-Friday schedule working 8am-5pm

    What will you be doing?
    Preparing and processing requisitions and purchase orders for goods and services
    Considering inventory strategies and total cost to client when obtaining requisitioned materials
    Auditing purchase orders against supplier confirmations

    What will you bring to the job?
    At least two years of purchasing experience
    Strong written and verbal communication skills
    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

    Let's try to put an end to your job search by applying today. Contact a team member today by applying online, calling 207-774-8258, or texting "Purchasing Project " to 207-560-0928.
    You can also find all of our open positions by visiting www.ManpowerMaine.com. We look forward to working with you!

    You'll love working with Manpower - but don't take our word for it! Here's what one of our associates had to say about their experience: "The staff are wonderful and welcoming, and were very helpful with finding a job that suits me." - D.G., Biddeford
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Gaithersburg
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 10 June 2019
    Currently seeking a Purchasing Agent III for a position in Germantown, MD for a global infrastructure firm. To assist with sourcing vendors and the procurement of services required to support a multi-year federal government contract that includes services such as storage, transportation, destructions, appraisals, repairs, temp services, and some hardware, software, and supplies.

    Essential Responsibilities:
    1. Coordinate, develop, and produce purchase order documentation such as purchase orders, change orders, task orders, agreements, solicitations, estimates, price analyses, negotiation memorandums, justifications, determinations, special contract provisions, representations, certifications and correspondence.
    2. Evaluate proposals and quotations, determine offer responsiveness, responsibility, eligibility for award, and provide support for discussions and negotiations, price analyses, Labor Law, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), audit, environmental reporting, and technical compliance.
    3. Prepare Requests for Quotes with appropriate documentation
    4. Review and process purchase requisitions.
    5. Compile documentation to establish compliant procurement files and upload to SharePoint.
    6. Coordinate with accounting and finance department to facilitate payments and resolve payments issues, job cost management, contract audit/filing, and closeout process. 7. Negotiate terms and conditions with Government/commercial vendors and subcontractors.
    8. Ensure compliance with governmental law and company policies on contracts and procurement.
    9. Ensure agreement requirements are met, monitor cost and performance status, assist in cost management, and coordinate issue resolution with customers.
    10. Interface and coordinate with vendors/subcontractors as assigned.
    11. Maintain a Government compliant filing system and be responsible for correspondence on procurement matters.
    12. Source small businesses in various socio-economic categories and assist with monitoring small business goals.
    13. Participate in the development of policies and procedures; ensure procurement practices, transactions, and documentation comply with policies and procedures, contract requirements, and Government regulations.
    14. Award agreements and purchase orders.
    15. Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

    1. Bachelor's degree and at least three (3) years in procurement/purchasing under a government prime contract or equivalent job related experience.
    2. Experience or ability to perform creative research for unique vendor requirements and sourcing vendors to provide support in somewhat remote areas of the CONUS and OCONUS as well as US territories.
    3. Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).
    4. Must be proficient in Excel.
    5. Must be familiar with public laws, SAM, and consent packages. Must have had experience issuing Request for Proposals in Federal Government Contracting.
    6. Approximately 3-5 years of related experience in the development and submittal of complex spreadsheets and cost proposals to include price analyses to determine fair and reasonable pricing and provide statistical support.
    7. Proficiency with awarding various agreement types to include FFP, FUP, T&M, CR, and LH environments.
    8. Attention to detail.

    Length of position: Temp to Perm.

    Location: Germantown, MD
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Mount Vernon
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 20 May 2019
    Manpower is hiring for a Direct Hire Corporate Buyer for our client in Mount Vernon, Illinois

    Are you an individual that can manage multiple projects? Can you identify and implement purchasing initiatives to achieve business and team goals based on costs, quality and delivery? Then consider applying with your resume to this direct hire job opportunity that offers several benefits for you!

    What's in it for you?

    * Full Time Hours
    * Day Shift - 8am to 5pm
    * Salary commensurate with experience
    * Direct Hire Opportunity

    What is the job?

    * Ensures prices, quality and delivery of ordered material is met
    * Purchases supplies, equipment, etc.
    * Devising creative methods of consolidating purchases to achieve the best value
    * Work cross-functionally with Production, Engineering and Project Management

    What you bring to the job?

    * Possess a related Bachelor Degree
    * Minimum of 3 years of production planning, supply chain or procurement experience
    * Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Work, Excel and PowerPoint
    * Past experience with proven cost reduction efforts is required

    Please apply online at www.manpower.com and attach a resume or call/text us at 618-242-0690 to speak with a recruiter!

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