Buyer (LTE) – 835384

Job #: 835384
Salary: $18-20/hr
Industry: Healthcare
Type:Long Term Temporary
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Professional/Technical Positions

Description / Qualifications

The Buyer is responsible for the accurate processing of purchase orders and providing assistance to level department staff. It is essential that this individual learns and follows the fundamentals of this organization’s practices, procedures, and policies as they relate to the procurement function.

Customer service is the focus of the Buyer role, providing consultation to internal customers in Purchasing Operations and PeopleSoft ERP system policies and processes. Our success is our customer’s success, we exist because of them.

Responsibilities include facilitating procurement of goods and services for multiple departments. This position requires critical thinking, accuracy and promptness in handling requests for department needs, as well as a proficient knowledge of purchasing operations.

Job Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of purchasing experience
  • Experience within a healthcare procurement setting highly preferred
  • Experience with PeopleSoft a huge plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related preferred
  • Must have an understanding of policies and procedures related to procurement activity as well as sound business practices and principles
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication
  • Must be comfortable working within various computer programs and softwares
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to make decisions and exhibit sound and accurate judgment. Must make timely decisions.

If this position sounds like a match for your skills and qualifications, please apply today!