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  • Decatur, AL 35601
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Procurement/Purchasing Specialist

Accountemps • Decatur, AL

Posted 11 days ago

Job Snapshot

$19.00 - $25.00/Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services

Job Description

Ref ID:00100-0010932797

Classification:Purchasing Manager

Compensation:$19.00 to $25.00 per hour

Manufacturing company in Decatur has an immediate need for a Procurement Specialist to start work immediately. The Procurement Specialist must have an understanding of the strategic direction of the business units and incorporate that into strategies, develop and negotiate local agreements with vendors, interface with suppliers on a local basis, establish and ensure conformance to purchasing related procedures, and provide customer focus and coordination to ensure that purchasing is providing a level of service that meets or exceeds the business unit?s requirements. Experience using SAP is required for this position. Roles and Responsibilities 1. The Procurement Specialist position will create purchase orders and set up vendor accounts. 2. The Procurement Specialist is responsible for support, strategy development and use of alliances and network strategies in support and promotion of Federal behavior at the local and regional levels. 3. The Procurement Specialist is responsible for reporting cost savings reports in Excel SAP. 4. Developing and maintaining supplier-customer relationships, implementing best practices, process changes and MRO network strategies across regional business units to reduce total cost of ownership while meeting supplier diversity goals. Bachelor's degree in a Business related field is preferred. Concentration should be in Procurement/Supply Chain Management, finance, logistics or engineering degree. The ideal candidate for this position will have 3+ years experience in purchasing, buying or procurement. Background in manufacturing is highly preferred. Looking for a team player that can work well in a group and individually. If you are interested in this opportunity, please email resumes directly to

Job Requirements

Purchasing, SAP

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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