Chipton-Ross is seeking a Buyer located in Jacksonville, FL
RESPONSIBILITIES: o Performs various duties relating to the acquisition of supplies and non-personnel services purchased via the open market from commercial and government sources. o Purchases a wide variety of supplies at the lowest reasonable cost, consistent with required quality and/or delivery schedules, and in accordance with applicable government and contract requirements. o Performs price analysis on procurements and negotiates with suppliers. o Establishes relationships and confers with customers and vendors regularly to obtain product/service information such as price, availability, and delivery. o Selects products for purchase and prepares appropriate forms or purchase orders. o Inspects merchandise and approves invoices for payment and/or the return of merchandise. o Maintains procurement records and related databases. o Complies with all P&MCLS ISO policies and procedures. o Performs other related duties as assigned
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: o Prepositioning and Marine Corps Logistics Support and/or Department of Defense buyer and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) experience Preferred. Additional Requirements: o Working knowledge of computers and software applications (Excel & Word). o Strong oral and written communication skills. o Ability to comply with all established methods, quality standards, and time schedules applicable to this position. Must be CAC eligible
o Communication Teamwork/Collaboration o Customer Focus Adaptability / Motivational Fit o Presentation Skills Technical Expertise o Analysis/Problem Assessment
EDUCATION: Accredited Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, law, business, contracts/purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, or related field. In lieu of a degree, a combination of college credits, other formalized training or education, and directly related work experience may be considered. o Five years of related work experience.
WORK HOURS: Full-Time/First Shift
MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.
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