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Merrimack, NH


<strong>Founded in 1982, Connection delivers valuable IT services and advanced technology solutions to business, government, education, and healthcare markets. Today, we serve our customers through our staff of highly trained Account Managers, our team of on-staff experts, and our efficient procurement websites. We are also proud to offer custom-configured computer systems from a ISO 9001:2015 certified technical configuration lab at our distribution center in Wilmington, OH.</strong><br /><br /><strong>Our company has over&nbsp;<a href="">2,500 technical certifications</a>&nbsp;that ensure our experts can solve any customer need, no matter how complex. Additionally, our GlobalServe offering delivers global procurement solutions through our network of 500 suppliers in 174 countries.</strong>

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Overview: <br />Buyer to manage products throughout their life cycle while maximizing departmental and company goals. This position will allow the individual the opportunity to develop the skills necessary to succeed in a Senior Buyer position within our Purchasing Dept.
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>Managing Customer Specific and Run Rate inventory replenishments process</li> <li>Preparation and placement of purchase orders in accordance with the organization's Supply Chain initiatives.</li> <li>SKU maintenance</li> <li>Negotiation with suppliers to attain the lowest cost sourcing strategy&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</li> <li>Participation in Supplier and Vendor Quarterly Business Review&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</li> <li>Internal Interaction with Sales, Finance, Distribution, Product Manager, and other Purchasing Personnel.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent combination of&nbsp;education and work experience, along with a minimum of 2+ years career experience with previous buying experience required.</li> <li>Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship experience with ability to network and seek out available resources internally and externally for answers to questions or problem escalations.</li> <li>Strong computer skills with intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office</li> <li>Must be able to problem solve in a fast-paced environment</li> <li>Excellent organizational skills with ability to multitask</li> </ul>