IN Houston, TX, USA!


Date Posted: 05/10/2024
Hiring Organization: Rose International
Position Number: 463852
Job Title: Buyer
Job Location: Houston, TX, USA, 77095
Work Model: Onsite
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Estimated Duration (In months): 13
Min Hourly Rate($): 28.00
Max Hourly Rate($): 28.00
Must Have Skills/Attributes: Project Management, Sales, Testing


Job Description

  • **Only those lawfully authorized to work in the designated country associated with the position will be considered.**

  • **Please note that all Position start dates and duration are estimates and may be reduced or lengthened based upon a client’s business needs and requirements.**

The client is seeking an experienced Buying Professional that will be expected to contribute to and deliver business processes or detailed technology solutions, in a self-managed and target oriented manner, and thus contributes to team results

Required Qualifications:
• Experience: 3-5 years
• Commodity procurement and P2P (Purchase to pay) experience (3-5 years)
• Knowledge: Thorough professional know-how in one Sub Job Family, based on practical experience and theoretical foundation
• Focus on applying and expanding acquired knowledge base
• Application of knowledge in broader professional context

Buying Professional Responsibilities:
• Implements Commodity strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials
• Contributes to implementation and ensure usage of globally defined methods, processes and systems to ensure high process efficiency and process compliance (e.g compliant Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) process, Procurement guidelines, IT systems)
• Prepares and conducts negotiations to obtain highest feasible savings.
• Generates, documents and implements savings to contribute to the success of the business and make results transparent
• Executes Supplier Management processes (e.g qualification, selection, evaluation, development, classification)
• Ensures a close cooperation with Internal Customers (requisitions) to ensure customer care and early involvement
• Provides supplier information to the project and conducts project-specific supplier evaluations (project evaluations)
• Identifying and analyzing internal customer needs, analyzing and discussing technical specifications, in cooperation with Sales Management responsible or together with technical Project Manager
• Prepares negotiations and contracts
• Positions focusing on analyzing, developing, testing or implementing processes, technologies and systems in their specific field of expertise, from first principles
• Targets are short to medium term (best to be characterized as milestones), and achievements are monitored
• They may provide functional advice to and integrate services of operational staff or semi-professional colleagues
• Typically these functions review to 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in their field of work and qualification
• Impacts: Commodity (Group) Team Management (small) ñ Regional Commodity Procurement Professional Local: Positions focusing on identifying regional or global suppliers, markets or regions, for assigned (non-critical, moderately complex) commodities, semi-products, services portfolio, either directly or indirectly used in own product portfolio, in the various BU of Client


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Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender (expression or identity), national origin, arrest and conviction records, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco and Los Angeles, California will be administered in accordance with their respective Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Rose International has an official agreement (ID #132522), effective June 30, 2008, with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Employment Verification Program (E-Verify). (Posting required by OCGA 13/10-91.).



About Rose

  • Founded in 1993
  • Office Locations Across the U.S.
  • 150+ Clients: Corporations and Government Agencies
  • Employee Oriented Company
  • Challenging Assignments Across the U.S.
  • Continuous Professional Development

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