Robert Half Commodity Buyer in HOWELL, Michigan
Robert Half is looking to staff a Purchaser with our rapidly growing client! The Purchaser will be responsible for researching new vendors, products, and services and negotiating contracts for the best price and value. This may be the role for you if you are an experience purchaser with excellent communication, inventory management and analytical skills.
What you get to do every day
Conduct research on potential products, vendors, and services, and comparing price and quality for the best deal
Liaise with delivery and warehouse teams to ensure goods are received on time
Write reports on purchases made and performing cost analyses
Write orders to refill stock based on inventory monitoring
Keep records of purchased products up to date
Inspect purchased products upon delivery and reporting any issues timely
Discuss and negotiate contracts with clients and vendors
Participate in meetings with staff and other stakeholders
Requirements - Associate's degree in Business Administration or related field preferred
Must have excellent communication and negotiation skills
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
Outstanding organizational skills
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