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Robert Half International Purchasing Agent in WATERLOO, Iowa

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We have an immediate need for our client seeking a Supply Chain Specialist for a temporary 52 week contract. This position will start out remotely, but go back on site once COVID restrictions are lifted. This position is open to recent graduates with a four year degree in Business or a related field . If your looking to jump start your career in the supply chain field this is your opportunity!

Job duties: Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) with cost reduction activities, analyzing quotations, and making supplier selection based on criteria such as quality, cost, process capability, lead time and supplier stability. Collects cost data and prepares limited supplier cost/industry analyses. Supports the Engineering Change Management (ECM) process Develops and executes inventory plans to achieve inventory/asset management and material flow goals; resolves shipping, receiving, invoicing and payment problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers. Defines, resolves, and provides full-time solutions to supplier performance issues with the assistance of other functional representatives such as quality, product engineering, etc., while managing the day-to-day supplier relationship issues, thereby assuring proper communication occurs. Expedites parts as necessary. This will be a 1st shift position (7:00 am to 3:30 pm)

Basic skills needed:

• 4-year degree in any Business related field (manager is open to recent grad candidates)

• Good communication skills, both verbal & written.

• Basic business financial acumen

• Ability to thing strategically as processes will require critical thought due to variability in the projects

• Previous procurement experience preferred

Requirements

Supply Chain Management, Supply Base, SAP, Microsoft Excel proficiency

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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Salary: $22.95 - $26.58 / Hourly

Location: WATERLOO, IA

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01530-0011707737

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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