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Purchasing Assistant
Ref No.: 18-42263
Location: Livonia, Michigan
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional

• PeopleSoft experiencePurchasing Assistant
The Purchasing Assistant is an individual who will contribute to the team by performing support activities to the Commodity Manager and Enterprise Commodity Managers. This position will be located in Livonia, MI.

Responsibilities
• Process request for quotes
• Issue purchase orders
• Monitor back order reports
• Interface with suppliers on deliver timing
• Participate in data analysis
• Create Excel, Power Point, and Word documents as needed
• Attend supply chain meetings and coordination of meetings
• Contact suppliers related to expiring certifications
• Interface with Commodity Managers and Advanced Purchasing Managers

Qualifications

• Recent admin/data entry experience (in a professional corporate setting preferred)
• Professional verbal and written communication skills required
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
• Must have strong organizational skills and extremely detail-orientated


Preferred Skills
• Associates degree or comparable work experience
• Technical experience
• Experience in the automotive industry is highly preferred