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« Back to Search Purchasing Assistant
Carlsbad, CA

Salary: $19.00-$21.00 DOE
Date Posted: March 20, 2018
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 286476

Job Description

PrideStaff has an immediate position for a PURCHASING ASSISTANT for a established manufacturing company in North County.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Process purchase orders or purchase requisitions for non-inventory acquisitions.
  • Assisting Sourcing Specialist and Buyers with documentation processes for sourcing new/existing materials and new/existing suppliers.
  • Responsible for purchase order processing and management for non-inventory items, services, equipment and outside processors in response to purchase requisitions and company needs. 
  • Track and report supplier delivery performance by assisting buyers with scorecard preparation and distribution.
  • Assist and support Purchasing, Quality and R&D departments on material qualification processes for new, existing and replacement raw materials.
  • Assist Sourcing Specialist and Buyers with sourcing activities such as obtaining documentation.
  • Assist Sourcing Specialist and Buyers in completion of special projects.

Job Requirements

  • AA degree and a minimum of five years’ experience in the nutraceutical or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Knowledge of material management and MRP systems. Prior BaaN system experience is a plus.
  • Must be proficient with computer applications - Word and Excel.