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Volunteer Opportunity

Purchasing Associate

Posted by
JAARS
|
Waxhaw, NC

JAARS


New
|
Published 13 days ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Target Staff TypeSupported/VolunteerWork

LocationJAARS Waxhaw

FTE1.000

Position Summary

The purchasing associate will research, purchase supplies, fulfill orders, and provide quotes on various genres of items for JAARS use and overseas requests. There are two positions available.

Position Responsibilities

  • Research, evaluate, and collaborate with the purchasing manager on purchases 
  • Fulfill internal and external orders for various customers as assigned
  • Provide price quotes when requested, before purchasing
  • Maintain a courteous working relationship with customers and vendors
  • Work with vendors on returns and credits
  • Answer customer and/or vendor questions about orders 
  • Maintain records of purchase transactions and delivery arrival information

Position Requirements

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embraces the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS
  • A high school diploma or equivalent, with an A.A. degree in accounting or purchasing preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to details
  • Understand and respect multicultural management dynamics
  • Competent computing skills, including but not limited to, G-Suite and Netsuite software
  • Must be able to work in the US
  • For a full-time volunteer or a non-paid career staff who raises support

Target Staff TypeSupported/VolunteerWork

LocationJAARS Waxhaw

FTE1.000

Position Summary

The purchasing associate will research, purchase supplies, fulfill orders, and provide quotes on various genres of items for JAARS use and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available

Location

Waxhaw, NC

How to Apply

Housing

Various short-term (up to one-year) on-campus, fully-furnished housing rentals are available for volunteers who serve a minimum of forty hours per week per couple or twenty hours per week per single. Units include phones, WiFi, linens and more. An RV park with hookups is also available. Call the Housing office for pricing and reservations. 704 843 6020

Housing

Various short-term (up to one-year) on-campus, fully-furnished housing rentals are available for volunteers who serve a minimum of forty hours per week per couple or…

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