Purchasing Assistant in Naugatuck, Connecticut at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 11/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Naugatuck, CT

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

Purchasing

  • Follow up with suppliers to ensure on-time delivery
  • Assist in obtaining quotes from suppliers
  • Placement of orders with suppliers
  • Follow up with suppliers when non-conforming material is received

General Office:

  • Answer phones and direct calls as necessary
  • Filing as needed
  • Administrative support in other functional areas

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office, primarily Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • 1 year purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Must be highly organized and possess strong interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Must be a self-starter with strong motivation for team success.
  • Must be flexible and enjoy working in many different areas of a company
  • Experience with ERP Software such as: MAS 200 or any Sage product is a plus