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  • Location: Winston Salem
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 19 October 2017
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC: Seeking an administrative assistant with purchasing background for growing company. The ideal individual has a two year associates degree, both verbal and communication skills, proficient MS Office skills, experience in scheduling appointments, general office and receptionist skills.
    The working hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday. This is a super opportunity for temp to hire! Apply now or come see us.
  • Location: Lancaster
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Manpower has partnered with a critical supplier of state-of-the-art electronic assemblies and systems to US Government and large defense contractors, to fill the need of a temp-to hire Buyer.
    The essential responsibilities of the Buyer include:
    * Placing purchase orders for mechanical and electronic components, raw materials, test equipment, machinery and general supplies
    * Review and evaluate suppliers and sub-contractors concerning product, service, quality, ad total cost
    * Determine selection of appropriate suppliers through performance data
    * Evaluate defective purchased material and work with Quality Control department to determine the root cause of issue
    * Analyze market and delivery conditions to determine present and future material availability and recommend alternatives to Management and Engineering teams
    * Prepare and review contracts, bids, proposals, and vendor agreements to ensure legal and customer requirements are met
    * Negotiate lowest total cost of material
    * Collect appropriate data required to respond to customer requests for quotation. All quotes and subsequent changes must be in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulations, other federal procurement laws and company regulations
    * Responsible for purchasing a variety of complex and technical material, supplies and services
    Requirements for this position include:
    * MRP experience
    * Ability to maintain sensitive, confidential information
    * Ability to interact with co-workers, management, and the public when necessary
    * High School Diploma/GED
    * 3 years working as a Buyer in a military environment
    This is a 1st shift, temp-to-hire position with a competitive pay rate DOE.
    Resumes can be sent to Sarah.Lowery@Manpower.com for review or you can submit your information in response to this email. Please call with any questions 717-581-0700.
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  • Location: Ann Arbor
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 13 October 2017
    Do you have a background in procurement? Manpower is currently seeking a purchasing agent in Ann Arbor. This is a full-time, temporary position working day shift, M-F. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree, at least five years of procurement experience, and familiarity with ISO compliance requirements and IPC-A-600 acceptability standards. Other skills/experience include:

    - Global procurement/logistics experience;
    - Strong negotiation skills;
    - MRP best practices;
    - MS Office, particularly advanced in Excel;
    - QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise Solutions;
    - PCBA manufacturing/assembly process knowledge; and
    - Self-driven, motivated, high desire to exceed expectations.

    Apply today: 734-665-3757 ext: 4. Get a head start by creating an account at manpower.com and then give us a call!

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  • Location: Ottawa
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 11 October 2017
    Are you a Purchasing Specialist with procurement experience? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment?

    If you answered yes to the above questions, we may have the opportunity for you!
    In this 12 month contract, you'll have the opportunity to work for a large, multinational manufacturer and play an integral procurement role that will see you build supplier partnerships and process purchase orders to ensure products/services are sourced and made available within the required time frame.

    Your Key Responsibilities:
    Responsible for the procurement and inventory management goals of predetermined commodities within an ERP environment. Demonstrate a solid understanding of key business areas affecting the supply chain and have an understanding of how their work impacts cross-functional groups.

    Required Skills & Abilities:
    - Knowledge of MRP systems, Word and Excel
    - 8-10 years' experience in Purchasing
    - A college diploma or university degree in Business Admin or Supply Chain Management (or the equivalent combination of experience and education)
    - Strong inventory management and organizational skills
    - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    - Ability to prioritize and make decisions
    - Strong aptitude for numbers and details

    Compensation:
    - Salary Range: $55,000 - $65,000 per annum, based on experience and qualifications.
    - 12 month contract with possibility of extension

    If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!

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