Buyer in Robersonville, NC at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

NC Robersonville

Job Type:

Supply Chain Procurement

Job Posting Title:

Buyer

Job Description:

Position Purpose:

The Buyer must have a solid understanding and demonstrated ability to complete analysis of assigned categories by producing relevant metrics and generating SAP reports as well as the ability to make sound business decisions. The Buyer will work in a collaborative team environment and is responsible for maintaining positive business relationships with both internal and external customers.

Principal Responsibilities:

-Manage SAP for maintenance functions by creating, maintaining, and modifying purchase orders as necessary

-Validate discrepancies between purchase orders and invoices and provide to finance daily

  • Responsible for processing a high volume of requisitions from multiple sites under assigned categories
  • Utilizes the company ERP system to run complex reports and perform analytics
  • Releases orders in a timely fashion while closely adhering to established company guidelines
  • Ensures all agreements, purchases, and initiatives comply with established department policies and procedures
  • Ensures all Purchase Requisitions have appropriate Cost Center and G/L account codes being utilized
  • Completes special projects as assigned
  • Ensure all invoices and Purchase Orders correspond
  • Maintains confidentiality of proprietary business information at all times
  • Assist with Cycle Counts as necessary
  • Recognize areas for Continuous Improvement strategies; recommend and implement CI strategies as assigned
  • Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers and foster strong, open lines of communication across all levels of the organization
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Key Competencies

Understand internal demands as they relate to the purchases of goods and services for the business

Communicate in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing

Analyze complex information and perform root cause analysis

Effectively manage time, including the ability to prioritize, work within assigned deadlines, and work independently or collaboratively to accomplish organizational objectives

Manage multiple tasks and projects while maintaining quality & accuracy standards

Utilize Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook on an Advanced Level

SAP knowledge on an intermediate to advanced level

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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