PALMER GROUP Purchasing Analyst in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Palmer Group is collaborating with our manufacturing industry client to help identify their next Purchasing Analyst to join and enhance their team. The individual in this role will be supervising the daily activities of the purchasing function for multiple categories. If you are a reliable and hardworking individual with qualified experience, please apply for this position today!Responsibilities:Gather and analyze information needed to compose regular information requestsCompose frequent requests for proposalNegotiate for goods and services to be deliveredArrange and host vendor visits and meetingsRequirements:Associate's Degree in Business Management or related field required2-4+ years' procurement experience in a manufacturing environment requiredPrior supervisory or leadership experience highly preferredAbility to analyze global market trendsAdvanced analytical and organizational abilitiesHours: 8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-FridayPalmer Group offers our valued temporary and contract employees, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance the 1st of the month after 60 days of employment. These plans are fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act standards. Visit our website for a complete list of Palmer Groups benefits or contact your Palmer Group representative to learn more.