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Purchasing Assistant
Ref No.: 18-42770
Location: Livonia, Michigan
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
Purchasing Assistant
This position will be located in Livonia, MI. This position is expected to last 3 - 5 months.

• 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 meetings
• Contact suppliers related to expiring certifications
• Interface with Commodity Managers and Advanced Purchasing Managers

• Professional verbal and written communication skills required
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

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