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  • Location: Jacksonville
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 14 August 2018
    We are looking for a Purchase Clerk. Below are the details and duties:

    Compiles and maintains information and records to prepare purchase orders. May perform other related clerical tasks. Applies some advanced skills to the position within functional area. Duties and tasks are frequently non-routine. Resolves most questions and problems, and refers only the most complex issues to higher levels. Works under general supervision. General Responsibilities: Edits purchase requests and prepares purchase orders. Consults catalogs and other references to obtain prices and specifications. Maintains files and records of materials, prices, inventories and deliveries. Performs related clerical duties. May contact vendors and suppliers for quotations, and follow up on outstanding purchase orders. Applies standard formulas to calculate extensions and discount applications. Operates a personal computer and appropriate software packages or its equivalent. Experience/Educational Requirements: May require vocational training. 1-3 years of experience.
    Assignment Type Temp to Hire
  • Location: Hagerstown
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 10 August 2018
    *This is a permanent, direct hire position with full benefits.

    Do you have more than 5 years' experience in Supply Chain management?
    A global precision machining manufacturer is seeking the right individual to join their team of professionals. This corporation was established in 1958 and brings a strong reputation for quality and innovative product.

    As the Supply Chain Manager you will provide overall strategic and operational direction in Purchasing and Supply Chain activities. The Supply Chain Manager is also responsible for the development and execution of strategic goals and objectives, supply base and commodity management, outsourcing, and all tactical day to day Purchasing activities.

    The Supply Chain Manager will:
    * Establish and align departmental goals and objectives with those of the extended organization.
    * Develop Purchasing and Supply Chain strategies that support company strategy and objectives.
    * Support all business units and functional areas as well as ensuring adherence to policies and practices while supporting Operational Performance initiatives.
    * Develop Purchasing and Supply Chain metrics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
    * Manage, lead and supervise the Purchasing and Supply Chain staff integrating quoting, sourcing, procurement, follow-up, expediting and logistics activities with the needs of our customers and internal stake holders.
    * Ensure processes, procedures and departmental work instructions are documented, communicated and include effective operational controls.
    * Develop, maintain and manage a supply base and commodity strategies that optimize our competitiveness and are flexible to meet the ever-changing needs of the business.
    * Create and implement action plans for continuous improvement in the areas of; cost reduction, quality, on-time delivery performance, environmental compliance, business processes, productivity and efficiencies. Measure and report progress.
    * Identify and implement selective outsourcing on non-core commodities and services taking into consideration; Group, global, and lead country solutions.

    The ideal candidate will have:
    * Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience in Supply Chain Management.
    * Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or related field.
    * MBA and CPM/CPSM certification preferred.
    * Demonstrated knowledge and experience in all tactical and strategic aspects of Purchasing & Supply Chain management in a lean manufacturing environment including strategic sourcing, commodity management, supply base/relationship management, cost reduction and continuous process improvement.
    * Proficiency in ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle, or Sapphire
    * Proficiency in MS Office Suite
    * An ability to lead team members with a focused mission.
    * Strong organizational skills including ability to plan and schedule effectively.

    This position offers:
    * Starting Salary of $90-100,000 annually
    * Full and competitive benefits package

    *Please apply ASAP, need to fill position immediately.
  • Location: Montr��al
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 07 August 2018
    Vous possédez un leadership naturel, vous maitrisez le français et l'anglais. Vous maitrisez la vidéoconférences et vous avez déjà travailler dans un environnement international et vous comprenez les enjeux de la chaine d'approvisionnement. Ce poste est pour vous.

    Les responsabilités du poste sont:
    Soutenir la livraison des opérations en cours et la maintenance des solutions de collaboration d'entreprise dans toute la compagnie
    Effectuer des rapports sur les performances et les processus pertinents du fournisseur
    Soutenir le développement, la communication et la maintenance des normes pertinentes pour toutes les unités d'entreprise
    Superviser le soutien tactique qui assure la santé du système avec la maintenance actuelle
    Planifier et mettre en œuvre les principales installations et mises à niveau du système
    Administrer, configurer, déployer et maintenir une infrastructure de vidéoconférence
    Fournir un soutien quotidien et une assistance technique aux associés

    Profil et Compétences:
    2 années d'expérience dans les technologies et outils de vidéoconférence, de télé présence et de surveillance réseau de Cisco.
    Connaissance de la VolP ainsi que son lien réseau.
    Soutenir la livraison des solutions de conférence du début à la fin
    Gérer les relations fournisseur / partenaire
    Soutenir la direction opérationnelle pour gérer tous les aspects de la portée de la conférence
    Superviser le soutien tactique qui assure la santé du système avec la maintenance actuelle Liaison pour l'adoption et la gestion du changement pour la ligne de service Conferencing lineKey Critères du consultant

    Information :
    Lieu de travail : centre-ville de Montréal
    Durée du contrat : 6 mois
    Salaire : 44$

    International Supply Chain Specialist

    You have natural leadership; you master French and English. You master videoconferences and you already work in an international environment and you understand the issues of the supply chain. This position is for you.

    The role responsibilities are:
    Support the delivery of the ongoing operations and maintenance of corporate collaboration solutions across the company
    Report on relevant vendor performance and processes
    Supports the development, communication, and maintenance of relevant standards for all enterprise units
    Supervise tactical support that ensures system health with current maintenance
    Plan and implement major system installations and upgrades
    Administer, configure, deploy, and maintain video conferencing infrastructure
    Provide daily support and technical assistance to associates

    Profile and Skills:
    2+ years' experience in Cisco Video Conferencing, TelePresence systems and network monitoring technologies and tools
    Knowledge of VoIP and how it relates to the network
    Support the delivery of Conferencing solutions end to end
    Manage vendor/partner relationships
    Support operational direction to manage all aspects of Conferencing scope
    Supervise tactical support that ensures system health with current maintenance
    Liaison for adoption and change management for the Conferencing service lineKey Consultant Criteria
    Successful track record in Supporting the management of corporate collaboration solutions servicing multiple countries and business units
    Experience monitoring customer service levels
    Experience monitoring external suppliers, including outsource providers

    Work location: downtown Montreal
    Duration of the contract: 6 months
    Salary: $ 44
  • Location: Kohler
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 25 July 2018
    Manpower offers many opportunities with various clients around the world and Kohler, WI is one of those prime locations! Not looking for work? That's okay. Referrals are welcome! Putting talented people to work is our passion and we work closely with individuals to identify successful placements.

    NOW HIRING: Strategic Sourcing Buyer

    This Full-time Role Involves:
    * Responsible for purchasing support for sourcing projects
    * Prepares and evaluates supplier quotations and services to determine most competitive solution
    * Participate in cross-functional project teams to implement changes in Global Faucet products
    * Lead sourcing meetings with Suppliers, Operations, Engineering, and Quality
    * Maintain required records such as quotes & price lists, supplier correspondence, contracts, and supplier performance data
    * Support the supplier management process including supplier performance reviews

    * Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Business or Engineering
    * Successful completion of background check and drug screening
    * Experience with global markets and suppliers and understanding of cost elements, market drivers, forecasting methods, modeling tools, and statistical analysis
    * Strong communication and computer skills (Microsoft Excel, Outlook, & MS Project)
    * Pleasant phone demeanor & friendly personality

    What's in it for You?
    * Consistent Paycheck EVERY WEEK
    * Pay: up to $20.00/hour depending on experience
    * Full-Time Hours (approximately a 12-month assignment)

    If you have ever been in a strategic sourcing/global buying role, we'd love to talk to you!
    Apply today to learn more!
  • Location: Aiken
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 09 July 2018
    •Understand strategies for assigned categories of spend while proactively delivering on initiatives to meet company objectives •Assess supplier capabilities and make recommendations on supplier acceptability •Drive productivity opportunities with supply base to deliver cost reduction goals •Support & implement corporate global category manager’s strategies as it applies to BU •Monitor and report on PO activity and supplier performance •Analyze and track supplier promise date accuracy and provide actual quality & delivery performance results into supplier score cards •Drive effective recovery plans and ensure timely resolution of invoicing & payment issues. •Place Purchase Orders (PO) timely and obtain PO acknowledgements from suppliers •Provides suppliers with specifications for raw material shipments, obtaining confirmation via COA’s with all shipments in support of plant quality requirements. •Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information, price, availability, and delivery schedules. •Works with Director and R&D on the supplier selection process for new raw material needs, fully supporting test & trial schedules. •Tracks RM inventory and places orders based upon demand. •Ensures BU RM purchasing compliance with corporate contracts •Inputs orders into E1 system, runs regular RM reports such as Open Order and Inventory reports along with management of RM Dashboard tools. •Expedites delivery of RM’s as required to meet production requirements. •Active participant in BU Continuous Improvement & Safety initiatives or Kaizen events •Participant in all RM procurement organizational meetings and training.