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Information Technology

Senior Buyer - Procurement  ,   Posted: 9/6/2022
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Taurean Consulting Group is a 100% Woman-Owned IT Staffing and Project Solutions company built on deep relationships. With over 25 years of experience in Technology Staffing, we match candidates to the culture of an organization as well as required skill sets.

Our client is seeking a Senior Buyer - Procurement is to manage the entire supply chain for the assigned commodities including; development of commodity strategies, selection of suitable suppliers, negotiation to ensure best-in-class pricing, analysis of total cost of ownership, summary of procurement recommendation, supplier follow up and management reporting. This is a hybrid opportunity with 3 days on-site in Las Vegas, NV.

Successful candidates excel at and enjoy:
  • Develop comprehensive commodity strategies that documents sourcing approaches, preferred suppliers, cost performance and gaps, quality performance and gaps, logistics solutions and technology roadmaps.
  • Excel in supplier negotiations using multiple approaches such as market tests, long term agreements, and cost models.
  • Perform comprehensive evaluations to ensure best-in-class pricing based on total cost of ownership.
  • Summarize sourcing recommendation and be able to convince stakeholders of sourcing recommendation.
  • Issue purchase orders and follow up with suppliers on prompt shipments at the appropriate quality levels.
  • Interface with user departments as the procurement specialist that allows management to make the right procurement decisions.

Job Requirements


Your previous experience includes:

  • 21 years old or older.
  • Proof of authorization/eligibility to work in the United States.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 to 5 years experience in Purchasing or a related field. 
  • Knowledge of ARIBA inventory system (inputting bids, creating purchase orders) and Excel skills preferred.
  • Ability to perform complex analysis for supplier and material contracts, develop long range commodity plans, streamline operational procedures, perform continuous improvement activities, recommend and establish inventory levels, and present project reports to senior management.
  • Timeliness - strong factor.
  • Strong customer service skills with the ability to communicate effectively with guests and other Team Members of different backgrounds and levels of experience.
  • Hybrid 

Salary: Up to $73K
Where you land in the salary range depends on how well your background and experience meet the requirements outlined in the job posting. Making that first impression on your resume, online profile, and in your interview is a key part of the process. The Taurean recruitment team is dedicated to helping you present your very best self.
Does this sound like the job for you? If so, please apply today! Let's do this!
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