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Administrative - Sr. Buyer: 23-01303

Plantation, FL 33322

Posted: 05/31/2023 Job Category: Administrative & Clerical Job Number: 19671140

Job Description

Primary Skills: Buyer, Marketing, Purchase Order, Negotiations
Duration: 6 Months Contract (Possible Extension)
Contract Type: W2
Location: Plantation, FL
Pay Range: $28.56 - $33.56 per hour

TALK to a recruiter NOW: CONTACT Dhaval at (408) 907-6913
Grow your skills by working with the best in the industry

  • Manage the annual renewal process for Marketing Software, Media, and Professional Services support. Support sourcing projects, including managing competitive bids (3 Bids & Buy), RFxs, examining proposals, analyzing bids, and more.
  • Analyze spend and other data, manage benchmarking and reporting, including presenting in both quantitative and qualitative formats. Conduct the necessary internal due diligence, partnering with internal teams, to build a project baseline.
  • In partnership with the procurement manager, select vendors and lead negotiations to procure corporate categories. Research market for potential suppliers and assist in getting NDAs signed with new suppliers.
  • Build and/or analyze pricing models based on stakeholder requirements. Process purchasing requisitions and create the corresponding purchase orders. Manage open PO report to proactively resolve purchasing problems concerning invoice discrepancies, requisitions discrepancies, etc.
  • Work with Accounts Payable as needed to reconcile invoice discrepancies. Regularly communicate with suppliers to resolve invoice, PO, and other discrepancies. Advice internal stakeholders on procurement issues, providing support and guidance at all stages of the procurement cycle.
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously. Capable of shifting directions as needed based on the urgency and criticality of the project. Demonstrate initiative and strong attention to detail. Strong analytical background.
  • Highly motivated, resourceful, and able to think clearly under pressure.Ability to flourish in an environment of fast growth and ambiguity. Strategic thinking mindset to define the best negotiation methodology/tactic per project to maximize goals and achievements.
  • Strong negotiations skills, a history of creating value for organizations, passion for achieving and demonstrating results. BA/BS in business, supply chain, procurement, or finance, plus a minimum of 5 years of sourcing/procurement experience; advanced degree preferred.
  • Coupa P2P and Oracle ERP experience a plus. Exceptional organizational and project management skills to be able to work on multiple initiatives simultaneously. Ability to comfortably work in an intensely deadline-oriented and data driven environment. 
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with both internal and external stakeholders. Strong working knowledge of standard Microsoft Office applications. Intermediate to Advanced level Excel proficiency
  • Experience running competitive request for proposals (RFPs) preferred. Interpersonal experience. Strong sense of personal accountability for evolution and success of the entrusted space. Ability to prioritize and redirect self under pressure.
CALL NOW: Dhaval at (408) 907-6913

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