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CTG Operational Purchaser in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Title: Operational Purchaser

Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh

Job Number: 19206610

CTG Inc. has been a highly respected provider of contract personnel throughout the United States for more than fifty years.

Currently, our valued client in Pittsburgh, PA has an opening for an Operational Purchaser. This position is a 6-month contract, with the potential for continuation after the initial contract.

The maximum W2 hourly pay rate is $30/hr., based on experience and ability.


The Operational Purchaser, Regional Procurement is responsible for the daily operational procurement activities. This position primarily supports the company's US sites.

The Operational Purchaser has daily interactions with plant production personnel, suppliers and site personnel to ensure the timely procurement and execution of necessary services.

The jobholder works closely with the Procurement Category managers to monitor alignment of operational activities with global sourcing strategies.

The Operational Purchaser, Regional Procurement is accountable for the following main tasks:

  1. Local purchases of goods and services for the Company's US sites.

  2. Ensures the uninterrupted supply of goods and services through close communication with the suppliers and the understanding of the requirements of the business. Expediting orders, when applicable, to meet urgent demand.

  3. Creation of purchase orders based on received purchase requisitions and information from the respective sourcer. Check and document order confirmations, clarify deviations with suppliers and internal customers.

  4. Front-office support for common day-to-day operational tasks in communication with internal customers & suppliers.

  5. Ensure supplier and purchasing data maintenance (payment terms, material numbers, etc.).

  6. Responsible for the implementation of and adherence to quality, environmental, safety & corporate compliance measures to meet HSEQ and other regulatory standards as well as internal process standards.

  7. Communicate with Procurement Category Managers to ensure alignment of tactical activities with sourcing strategies.

The main objectives of the function:

  1. Ensures optimal internal customer service as well as timely and efficient procurement process management for assigned purchases

  2. Enables smooth running of operational plants adhering to procurement processes

The Operational Purchaser has work relations to External Suppliers, Internal • Buyers, Internal customers (purchase requisitioners, plant personnel, and Sourcers), Head of Procurement, Supply Chain Center, Production/Service Units.


BS degree preferred

Commercial / technical training in combination with work experience

• Experience in Procurement or Customer Service desired

• SAP Material Management Module as well

• Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, Power Point) skills preferred

• Self-motivated detailed contributor

• Communication as well as team skills (special proficiency in telephone support required)

If interested, apply below or send your resume to Gary McAfee at gary.mcafee@ctg.com. Please reference job #19206610 in the subject line.

CTG’s Benefits Plan allows you to select insurance coverage that best suits your lifestyle, and take part in our savings programs and educational plans. We offer Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) Retirement Plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase plan. Our educational plan comprises access to more than 2,000 web-based technical, professional and business development courses.


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

Job: Purchasing / Procurement