Randstad Manufacturing Buyer in Providence, Rhode Island

Manufacturing Buyer

job details:

  • location:Providence, RI

  • salary:$50,000 - $55,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:447375

  • questions:401-272-1200.

job description

Manufacturing Buyer

job summary:

Over the last several years our client is has gone through an extensive renovations and upgrades to their production facilities. Their services are used by several well-known consumer product companies to aid in the production and distribution of many products, and as the company continues to prosper they see value in adding to their accounting / finance staff.

location: Providence, Rhode Island

job type: Permanent

salary: $50,000 - 55,000 per year

work hours: 8 to 5

education: No Degree Required

experience: 2 Years


As a Buyer you will report to the Purchasing Manager and work as part of a team.

Being extremely well organized and having the ability to juggle multiple tasks while maintaining a very high level of customer satisfaction is paramount to being successful in this role. A "business acumen" mindset is required! People that are introverted and do not enjoy working with others will not work here! But if you have worked as part of a team and have a track record of being proactive in terms of taking on more work, you will like this environment!


Qualified candidates will have to least three years of Buyer experience that includes working with an ERP/MRP system, interacting with Supply Chain and Operations to meet customer demand, achieve exceptional (lowest possible) vendor costs, maintain adequate lead times, and sourcing of new products in a timely manner. An Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar business concentration is preferred but not required. If you lack a degree but believe your work experience outweighs a degree please apply.

The salary range is between $50 - $55k. For confidential consideration contact Justin T. McAloon, CPA via email at justin.mcaloon@randstadusa.com or call Justin directly at 401-824-0221.

skills: Purchasing/Procurement

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