Buyer, Procurement Operations is responsible for supporting execution of day-to-day activities and is a key role to ensuring success in meeting Pacific Life company objectives.
Responsibilities include day-to-day order support for internal customers and ensuring suppliers perform as promised.
Issue purchase orders quickly and without error
Ensure purchase orders are acknowledged by suppliers
Obtain the original promise date from suppliers
Review open order report and manage deliveries
Resolve invoice issues and ensure that vendors are paid on time
Support strategic sourcing in cost savings initiatives
Lead miscellaneous procurement projects
Factors for Success:
Advanced proficiency in MS Office Suite
Knowledge of and proficiency in Coupa or other procurement systems highly preferred
Ability to type 90 words per minute
2+ years' experience in procurement or related function
Remarkable problem-solving skills with a bias for speed
Quick learner and ability to prioritize appropriately to meet customer and company needs
Excellent customer service skills
Effective written, verbal, and presentation communication skills
Exceptional organizational skills; detail-oriented and self-motivated
Ability to work independently with minimal oversight
Willingness and drive to make change in the organization
Conducts all activities with the highest of integrity
Join the Pacific Life team and watch your career grow! We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes: • Competitive salary and bonus program • Medical, dental, and vision as part our commitment in investing in the health and wellbeing of our employees • Two retirement savings plans: 401k savings plan with company match and Company Retirement Contribution (company-paid) • Generous vacation time and holiday pay • And much more!
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