Grain Valley , Missouri
February 08, 2017
Adecco, the world leader in workforce solutions, has teamed up with a national leader in the transportation industry located in Grain Valley, MO who has an immediate opportunity for a 6-month assignment for a Buyerposition.
Position Details

Position: Buyer
Location: Grain Valley, MO
Start Date: 3/6/2017
Duration: 6 months
Pay Rate: $20.00 per hour / Adecco W2

Buyer - Position Details:

Job Description

A Buyer will be responsible for providing technical and administrative support to our buyers, our internal SAP users, and our suppliers. The incumbent will use both SAP and Supplier Relationship Module experience to train, support, and maintain supplier information in SAP ERP. Incumbent will assist in development and documentation of best practices. Incumbent will apply sourcing background to a variety of emerging new responsibilities using analytical and organizational skills.


Work closely with Sourcing Manager to design, develop, and implement processes to enter, maintain and update supplier records.
Learn and apply skills to train other users of the ERP system, SRM, and e-Auction resources.
Interface between suppliers and the AP team.
Manage access requests for both suppliers and internal users
Support supplier and requestor inquiries.
Learn and apply skills to train users on proprietary ecommerce shopping application
Create documentation and training using Microsoft PowerPoint.
Create and review status reports.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field preferred, or a combination of equivalent education and experience.
SAP experience (Sourcing/Procurement) strongly preferred
2 years direct AP experience preferred
3 years of experience in procurement, sourcing, or purchasing.
Experience in training others in person or via Webex a plus.
1 year of experience working with a supplier relationship module (ex: Salesforce) a plus
1 year of experience working in E auction platform (ex: Ariba) a plus
Ability to work in fast paced environment with multi-tasking support of a number of inquiries at one time required.
Excellent verbal and written skills.
Must demonstrate current skills with Outlook, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
Helpdesk background a strong plus.

How to Apply
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If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to contact Melody Meyer, the recruiter who is recruiting for this position.

Why Adecco? Because Adecco provides one of the most COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS package in the industry to contract workers. Just take a look at a few of the benefits available to you as a contractor:
Medical Coverage - access to an affordable and comprehensive group medical coverage plan
401(k) - Adecco offers all temporary employees the ability to participate in a 401(k) savings program
Pay Options/Direct Deposit - we make it as easy as possible for you to get paid
Paid Holidays - selected paid holiday, based on accrued hour requirements
State-of-the-art Career Center - training and resources available for all employees
Highly trained and professional staff - Our team cares about you and your career!

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