Purchasing Clerk IV
Tyson Foods Incorporated - Springdale, AR

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Function: Purchasing Pay Type: Non-Exempt Position Number: 10131365 Purchasing Clerk IV Employee Type: Full Time Relocation: No SUMMARY: Assist Corporate Buyers as needed in support of the centralized purchasing processes and programs Act as ad hoc lead for a group of Buyer's Assistants reporting to various different groups within the corporate purchasing department. Assist in coordinating workload between Buyer's Assistants to ensure all tasks are being completed Maintain and create various Excel spreadsheets and databases for Buyers Generate report data out of SAP and process into various reporting methods. Work with A/P and vendors to help resolve questions on price differences, short paid invoices, etc. Create Purchase Orders as needed Assist in identification and implementation of cost savings initiatives Answer phones and take messages as well as cover for other support staff personnel as necessary Analysis and judgment are required in adapting policies, procedures and methods to fit unusual situations that are difficult to comprehend. Must determine appropriate evaluation method and criteria.
Education: Requires education beyond high school including less than two years of special training, vocational school and/or college courses. Experience: 5+ years similar experience preferred Computer Skills: Requires standard computer skills, including Microsoft Office and SAP knowledge. Special Skills: Must be multi-tasked, detail oriented, organized, and have strong customer service skills Must possess excellent phone and verbal communication skills. Must be able to handle heavy work load and fast paced environment Position-Specific Requirements THIS POSITION DOES NOT OFFER RELOCATION. ONLY REGIONAL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED.

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With its bullish attitude, Tyson is more than chicken. One of the largest US chicken producers, Tyson'sĀ  Fresh MeatsĀ division makes...