Assistant Buyer
Management & Training Corporation - Reno, NV

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Reports to the buyer. Responsible for processing purchase orders originated through PRCs, blanket purchase orders and government agency contracts, in compliance with government and management directives.

Essential Functions:

  • Review requisitions to determine what vendors are to be contacted for price quotations and placement of contracts; evaluate all bids, select a vendor, and place purchase orders as directed by buyer.


  • Ensure adherence to quality standards, required delivery schedules and contractual terms.


  • Conduct follow-up on purchase orders past due with appropriate vendor.


  • Maintain vendor contacts and vendor supply lists.


  • Coordinate with accounting department relative to accuracy of pricing data.


  • Authorized to act as an agent for the company in procurement matters and has approval to commit purchase order contracts up to $5,000.


  • Assist buyer in effecting procurement policy decisions when called upon.


  • Provide positive, quality customer services to students, staff and other center customers.


  • Participate in student employability programs and activities.


  • Support and promote center zero tolerance policies.


  • Promote the development of Career Success Standards by modeling appropriate behaviors, mentoring students where necessary and monitoring both positive and negative behaviors through interventions.


  • Maintain accountability of staff, students and property; adhere to safety practices.


  • It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.

    External requirements

    Education and Experience Requirements :

    High school diploma or equivalent and two years related experience required. Excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

    Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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