Buyer / Planner (w/ SAP)

Up to $80,000 to start plus full company-sponsored benefits

North Suburbs of Chicago - Vernon Hills, IL

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Office / Administrative / Operations
Buyer and Planner (w/ SAP)

Up to $80,000 to start plus full company-sponsored benefits
With $1,500 Sign On Bonus and Annual Bonus of $5,000

As Buyer and Planner, you will:

- Receive complete training
- Obtain approved purchasing requisitions from in-house teams
- Prepare purchase orders
- Issue purchase orders to vendors
- Review, process and analyze vendor quotes
- Negotiate with vendors
- Select vendors with the best rates and terms
- Arrange and coordinate transportation for purchased items
- Review and authorize vendor invoices
- Assist with new vendor selection processes
- Troubleshoot issues and complaints as they arise
- Escalate complex issues as necessary
- Run routine and special reports
- Conduct routine and special analysis
- Maintain manual and electronic purchasing files
- Contribute to strategic planning and continuous improvement efforts
- Handle special projects
- Perform other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 2 years of Purchasing, Buying or similar


- SAP experience / proficiency
- Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
- Accurate Data Entry skills
- A High School Diploma or Equivalent


+++ Related experience from the Medical Device Industry or similar.
+++ An Associate's or Bachelor's Degree
+++ Experience with FDA and/or ISO regulations

North Suburbs of Chicago - Vernon Hills, IL

JobGiraffe's client is a specialist in the Medical Device Industry.

Enhanced health safety policies, procedures and measures are in place.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #22-1622 - Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Supply Chain 1 - Purchasing, Materials Mgmt, Product Design, Production Planning, QA, Inventory, etc., Manufacturing, Processing, Refining

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