Birmingham, AL - Onsite
ITAC Solutions is assisting one of our well-known clients in their search for a Purchasing Supervisor to join their team in Birmingham, AL. This role requires previous leadership experience in purchasing and candidates must have a firm understand of the Alabama State Bid Law. This role is on-site.
What you'll be doing (duties of the position):
- Facilitate the purchasing of goods & services required for departments to perform their assigned tasks
- Monitor & administer extended agreements
- Assist co-workers with Purchasing issues related to the performance of their jobs
- Prepare & administer Requests for Quote, Requests for Proposal, & Invitations to Bid for goods & services as assigned by Purchasing Manager
- Supervise Senior Buyer, Purchasing Coordinator, Administrative Assistant & Building Attendant, which includes performance evaluations
- Assist other depts. with SAP processes, procedures and operational issues.
- Participate in on-going training to maintain proficiency in Purchasing & related duties.
- Perform other duties as required.
What you'll need to be considered (requirements):
- Bachelor’s Degree required
- Min 6+ years of purchasing/buyer experience required and one year of lead/supervisory experience
- Must have knowledge of the Alabama State Bid Law & other governing rules
- Must be proficient in an ERP system (SAP highly preferred) & Microsoft Outlook
- Must have experience formulating budgets
- NIGP Certification within 18 months
- Valid Alabama Driver’s License