Purchase & Sales Specialist

Mobile, Alabama
Sales (Sales and Related Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 32.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Oakley,Monica, Spherion
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Job Description

Would you like to help shape the future of your community? Come and join our evolving organization where we believe sustainability, quality and leadership will create a better tomorrow. We are the Steel Industry leader, not only in terms of volumes and shipments but most critically, by being ranked number one by our customers and appreciated for the products and services we offer.This is a full time, temp to hire position.

Sourcing and Purchasing responsibility for assigned Material Groups
Understand and Execute strategy for Spares Parts procurement.
Provide market analysis for Spares market.
Prepare, submit, and analyze bidding documentation for Spares.
Identify, qualify, and manage reliable Spares suppliers to deliver high quality and low cost.
Identify and drive commodity leverage opportunities.
Understand and apply all commercial issues for assigned commodities, including but not limited to, negotiation, preparation, execution and administration of Spares contracts.
Negotiate prices, volumes, timing and commercial terms and conditions.
Follow-up of contractual execution and purchase order fulfillment.
Provide and maintain procurement data in SAP-MM and other ERP systems.
Identify continuous improvement initiatives aimed at achieving year-over-year cost reductions for Spares purchases.
Provide analysis for Inventory and Material Management.
Research supply market to identify and qualify potential suppliers for spare parts.
Lead procurement commercial issues for assigned commodities including negotiation, preparation, execution and administration of spares contracts.
Negotiate prices, volumes, schedules, and commercial terms and conditions.
Provide and maintain Material Master Spare Parts and Consumable data.
Create Purchase Orders and follow up on contractual execution.
Supply Market research/analysis techniques.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Procure to Pay Spare Part experience
Knowledge of Spares strategic sourcing best practices
Statistical Analysis and Customer Service experience
Experience with MS Office and SAP-MM module
Material Management and Inventory Management Experience
Experience in Vendor Managed Inventory, Cycle Counting, and physical inventory of Spare Parts
Steel Industry spares purchasing experience
Experience in Spare Repair


1-4 years

Certified Professional in Supply Management
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Administration

Apply online today at www.spherion.com
Please send resumes to aulaydramoore@spherion.com and monicaoakley@spherion.com
Please call 251.476.9995 to schedule an interview.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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