This position is open until filled with first review of resumes to take place on 9/19/19
The Buyer II requires a thorough knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures of purchasing. This position will be assigned acquisition responsibilities for commodities and services which involve the integration of many diverse elements. Primary responsibilities shall include but not be limited to include laboratory equipment and supplies, travel (transportation, lodging, etc.) and event management (meals, facility and equipment).
There will be a high degree of independence and the responsibility of preparing highly complex, customized contracts and/or coordination of specific purchasing functions, including independent problem solving, for major purchasing functions for central staff, campus departments and projects, e.g., all contract development.
Ensuring the timely and accurate processing of all purchase requisitions, as well as monitoring compliance with all federal, state, local laws, regulations and SDSU Research Foundation policies.
Under the general direction of the Purchasing Manager, the Buyer II assists the Purchasing Manager and Buyer III with the day-to-day purchasing needs. The Buyer II must be able to perform and understand every task that is done by the Buyer I and assist the Buyer III with more challenging job duties.
The Buyer II is responsible for but not limited to:
Purchasing Responsibilities: 90%
Other Duties and Responsibilities as Assigned: 10%
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with SDSU Research Foundation
San Diego State University Research Foundation is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer