Purchasing Analyst

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019104
Date Posted:May 19
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our growing client in Southfield is seeking to add a talented PURCHASING ANALYST to their Global Supply Chain team.

The PURCHASING ANALYST will obtain materials from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need. Also resolve supplier problems and concerns. Work with plant personnel on purchasing/material issues. Internal team member for new programs/projects.


  • Solicits formal and informal bids; prepares bid specifications; coordinates bid process; prepares and advertises requests for bids.
  • Analyzes quotes and bids for suitability, cost and product availability; evaluates samples, products and services; recommends and initiates purchase of materials, supplies and services.
  • Assists leadership determining purchasing needs; provides information regarding purchasing procedures; corresponds with vendors regarding current pricing, and availability of materials/equipment, supplies and services.
  • Coordinates supplier scorecard metrics
  • Work with manufacturing facilities demand requirements and issue monthly requirements to corporate supply base, monitoring weekly.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Related Field
  • Minimum of 2+ years of related Purchasing experience
  • Manufacturing Industry experience
  • Strong knowledge and ability with Microsoft Excel

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.