Robert Half Accountemps Buyer 1 in Livermore, California

We have an exciting opportunity for a Buyer 1 in Livermore. In this Buyer role, you will receive and review check requisitions for accuracy, compare amounts to budget. You will work closely with all departments to ensure proper paperwork/contracts are in place for the services being purchased. You will manage a database of vendors and update. You will assist with analyzing bids for suitability to specifications and ensure the commodities are economically appropriate. You will assist with interviewing vendor representatives attend trade exhibitions, keep current with market conditions, product developments and the performance of each vendor. You will expedite purchase orders, shipping and delivery status, follow up on contracts and perform a variety of calculations, pricing, extensions, discounts, etc.

To be successful in this Buyer 1 position, you will bring 3+ years experience in a Buyer's Assistant position. Completion of two years of education in business administration or closely related field with accredited college/university OR a purchasing management certificate. Knowledge of the following: Characteristics of different materials, supplies, equipment, municipality Applicable purchasing laws Experience with competitive bidding Financial record keeping, contract management

Apply today for consideration in this exciting Buyer Position through Accountemps! Chanelle Sanders 925-460-0888 or

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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