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Purchasing Associate

Flemington, NJ 08822

Posted: 01/19/2024 Employment Type: Contract Category: Business Professional Job Number: 26229

Job Description

Seeking a new job opportunity in the Flemington area? Don’t miss this role! Dahl Consulting is currently partnering with a leader in the manufacturing industry. We work one-on-one with great candidates to help connect them with local employment opportunities. This company is hiring a PUR Sourcing Associate for a contract position! Interested? Get more details below.
  • Contract Duration: 12 months
  • Worksite Location: Flemington, NJ
PUR Sourcing Associate Job Description:
This is a temporary position created to support procurement, supplier engagement activities, and miscellaneous Supply Chain activities at the Flemington site. This position will be responsible for pulling data from multiple sources, analyzing data, and documenting data in electronic files. The person in this role will follow a written process to complete this work and consult with Sourcing category owners on a regular basis.

What you’ll do as a PUR Sourcing Associate:
  • Procure raw materials and work with vendors to arrange for deliveries of materials to support warehouse and production needs
  • Proactively monitor MIN/MAX levels of SMI items
  • Communicate daily with Production, Engineering, Quality, Management, and Logistics on supply chain-related topics (Backorders, OTIF, Customer Orders, and Inventory)
  • Manage purchase orders; reconcile Purchase Orders and Invoices to reduce/eliminate mismatched exceptions
  • Support the supplier management program: be involved in market research, supplier interviews, and collection of supplier performance information and raw material risk analysis
  • Take part in negotiations with suppliers to ensure established quality standards and volumes are met
  • Keep updated on the competitiveness of current and potential suppliers
  • Analyze price change announcements and the impact on the price of raw materials, goods, and services
  • Gather and analyze data to update and maintain various systems, including but not limited to IMES SAP, PeopleSoft, and the Global Project System (GPS)
  • Ensure compliance with internal procure-to-pay business rules and SOX controls
What you’ll bring to the PUR Sourcing Associate role:
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited university
  • 2-3+ years relevant working experience in procurement
  • Working knowledge of theories and practices, typically applied to one discipline
  • Knowledge of computer programs and corporate systems
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Word
  • Strong analytical skills to process data effectively
Take the first step on your new career path! To submit yourself for consideration for this role, simply click the apply button and complete our mobile-friendly online application. Once we’ve reviewed your application details, a recruiter will reach out to you with the next steps! For questions or more information about this role, please call our office at (651) 772-9225.

As an equal-opportunity employer, Dahl Consulting welcomes candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to apply. If this position sounds like the right opportunity for you, we encourage you to take the next step and connect with us. We look forward to meeting you!
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