21218 76th Avenue S Kent, WA 98058
Position Title: Buyer
Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Buyer in Kent, WA.
- Five years tactical level experience in purchasing
- Bachelor' s degree in Business Administration or a related field
- Ability to work in a fast paced and changing environment to accomplish goals while managing multiple tasks
- Strong skills in Microsoft Outlook and Windows programs (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
- Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams, and independently
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
Preferred Job Qualifications:
- Experience in research and development purchasing in a collaborative, fast paced, team environment
- Experience with aerospace defense industry products preferred
- Experience with Costpoint purchasing system and JIRA Atlassian software
- APICS, CPM, CSCP certification or equivalent
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
I have worked in Technical staffing for over 17 years in the Pacific NW primarily, and Nationally. My specialty is finding candidates for contract, contract to hire and direct hire jobs in Technical & Engineering fields for some of the greatest Hardware & Software product development companies around. I listen to what you are looking for and will ensure your resume looks great. I am honest and communicative throughout the hiring process. I am passionate about putting our Veterans back to work, and helping underrepresented people get into STEM careers.