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ALUS Buyer

  • Location: Santa Ana, Orange, California
  • Salary: 28-30 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Professional
  • Start Date: 2022-06-20
  • Job Ref: 22-11184

Job Summary:
Responsibilities will include processing purchase orders, negotiating with suppliers, tracking orders, and liaising with inventory teams and management. The buyer will work with staff across departments and make purchase decisions based on demand.
The Buyer should be analytically minded and possess excellent negotiating skills to secure the best prices according to budget. Knowledge of sales and marketing principles is advantageous.

Responsibilities:
• Research, select and purchase quality products and materials.
• Build relationships with suppliers and negotiate with them for the best pricing.
• Process requisitions and update management on status of orders.
• Arrange transport of goods and track orders to ensure timely delivery.
• Coordinate with the inventory team, management, and stockroom as required.
• Assess quality of stock received and escalate any discrepancies to suppliers and management.

Requirements:
• Relevant experience preferred.
• Excellent computer skills (Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint).
• Critical thinking and negotiation skills.
• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

Education
• HS Diploma or GED