Cincinnati, OH 45240
The Buyer will prepare bidder lists, qualify bidders, prepare requests for quotation, and conduct bid evaluations.
Recommend source selections, lead or participate in purchase order negotiations, and prepare and issue purchase orders.
Purchasing assignments typically will consist of non-critical materials.
Obtain necessary reviews and approvals of bidder exceptions, bid evaluations, recommendations, purchase orders, and change orders prior to execution.
Utilize established policies, procedures, systems, and tools to assure maximum contribution.
Evaluate facts surrounding purchase order-related problem areas, determine the most appropriate remedial actions, and implement such actions through available means.
Administer assigned purchase orders, including change order processing, contractual compliance, and invoice processing and verification, and performance evaluation.
Bachelor’s degree preferred
3-5 years relevant experience.
Knowledge of purchasing and supplier management
Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Outlook and Excel is a must Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to respond to inquiries clearly and consistently, and communicate requirements and changes
Ability to read and interpret contractual documents or reports
Creative problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to complete tasks on time and approach others in a tactful manner
Must recognize and adapt to changes, manage competing demands
Understand client profiles and maintain directories
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