(NEW) Purchasing Assistant (Temp to Hire) - Military veterans preferred

2019-04-17
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Honolulu
Hawaii
96819
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking a Purchasing Assistant. (Temp-to-Hire position) Individual is hired for a temporary period (3 - 6 months). At the end of this period, temporary is eligible for a full-time position.  

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This is an entry level temporary position . This Purchasing Assistant position requires heavy phone work, including calling suppliers and expediting requests for quote (RFQ) responses and purchase order (PO) shipments. The Purchasing Assistant will process vendor acknowledgements, collect and review requested vendor PO documentation, close out purchase orders, receipt and cross dock administrative functions and post other information into our purchasing system. Will review and resolve shipping and payroll discrepancies; assist buyers, program managers and other team members. Will perform data entry, run status reports, file and perform other general administrative duties as required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma or GED and 2 years or more related experience.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience in purchasing activities, i.e., supplier/vendor expediting, RFQs, follow-up with requests, and resolving shipping discrepancies is a plus.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications is a must.