Buyer

Position Overview

 

The Buyer procures hardware, software, supplies and services for the company following established and approved procurement policies and procedures while maintaining good vendor relations.

 

Duties/Responsibilities

 

  • Partners with business leaders to deliver services that support company objectives and that are consistent with Winning Together values.
  • Responsible for the procurement of materials, services and supplies. Follows up with vendors to confirm orders and make necessary changes.
  • Responds to internal inquiries regarding purchasing procedures for providing information, direction and/or referral for addressing inquiry.
  • Work with vendors/ISR’s as needed to process revisions.
  • Processes Internal purchases following company policy.
  • Processes Resource requests following contractor process.
  • Manage purchasing alias/individual emails.
  • Responsible for entering RMA’s and following up with ISR’s to confirm the receipt of product.
  • Works with the department manager to develop and maintain policies and procedures for the Procurement practice.
  • Participates in weekly team/internal meetings.
  • Participates in creating document and presenting at annual ISR conference.
  • Perform all other duties and special projects as assigned.
  • Backs-up the Purchasing Manager as needed.
  • Embrace and support Computacenter United States Inc.’s mission and core values.

 

Education & Experience Required

 

  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business or similar preferred.
  • 3 years of technology purchasing required.

 

Skills & Competencies

 

  • Requires a degree of technical knowledge.
  • Requires the use of initiative and independent judgment.
  • Ability to work and succeed in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment while demonstrating teamwork and great communication.
  • Highly detail-oriented.
  • Must be able to interact with all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Excel, Salesforce, or other ERP/CRM systems.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

 

WHY COMPUTACENTER?
 
Computacenter is a leading independent technology partner, trusted by large corporate and public sector organizations. We help our customers to source, transform and manage their IT infrastructure to deliver digital transformation, enabling users and their business. Computacenter is a public company quoted on the London FTSE 250 (CCC.L) and employs over 15,000 people worldwide. In US we support some of the country’s best-known businesses with regional headquarters in both San Francisco & New York City and an Integration Center in Silicon Valley. www.computacenter.com/us
 
WE OFFER A GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE!
 
There's so much more to enjoy about being at Computacenter than just having a rewarding career. In addition to offering competitive compensation plans and long-term career opportunities, Computacenter provides an attractive mix of benefit plans to contribute to its employees' good health, future financial security and peace of mind. 
 
You must be authorized to work in the United States.
 
Computacenter United States Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to supporting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce.
 
No AGENCIES, please. We are not obligated to pay any fees for any individuals we decide to hire.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland