PDS Tech Inc Buyer Associate in Trumbull, Connecticut
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Buyer Associate, in Trumbull, CT.
Manages Workflow queue to ensure approval process is not static
Work with IT if workflow system encounters issues
Process workflows request and convert them into Purchase Requisition (PR)
Train requestors on how to initiate a non-product workflow
Monitors Invoice Mailbox to request Invoice approval from requestors
Processes vendor invoices for payments via Service Entries
Normal turnaround for processing Services Entries is 24hrs from receipt of Invoice approval
Negotiate pricing and contractual terms
Manage supplier relationships and performance issues
Manage weekly metrics and goals
Other tasks as assigned by Management
Demonstrated ability to proactively manage and organize multiple priorities in a fast paced environment.
5+ years’ experience in working with external vendors and setting performance standards of excellence.
Previous experience with SAP ERP system preferred, but not a required
Experience influencing and aggressively holding suppliers accountable to established performance metrics.
- BA/BS degree or equivalent combination of experience in business is preferred
Other Skills Required:
- SharePoint knowledge a plus
Must be able to work well under pressure and have the flexibility to work beyond a normal workday when required.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.