New home construction company is seeking a full-time purchasing agent / manager. Responsibilities will include coding, bidding, contracting and tracking insurance. Candidate should have strong communication and computer skills. Must adhere to and enforce company policies and effectively communicate with vendors in a professional manner. Please submit resume to ***** or...
Retail Careers It’s no secret that the retail industry is going through a period of rapid transformation. With great change comes great opportunity for talented retail managers with proven track records. At Sandy Jackson Associates , our client roster of companies looking to fill positions and build teams grows daily. Vice President of Purchasing Vice President of Purchasing opportunity for a nati...
BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for the Scientific community. We are currently seeking a Purchasing/Materials Manager for our biotech client in Seattle, WA. Purchasing Raw Materials OEM products, MRO Implement purchasing strategies MRP based, supplier/vendor relations Quality improvements Negotiate contracts, pricing, new vendor contracts Medical background...
Description: Responsible for Global Sourcing, purchasing department performance, policy definitions, enforcement of policies, monitoring & reporting metrics as pertinent to department and overall management of Global Supply Chain. Supply Chain Management Implementing corporate strategy in terms of supply chain expansion/diversification and cost effectiveness of existing supply chain. Lead supplier...
Hi I hope you are doing well Today We have an immediate opening for a Purchasing Supportour client inRTP, NC Please review the job description below and let me know if this is something that you’d like to learn more about. Please contact me at your convenience at ***** you may call me directly at 609.454.3209 x 105 Full Name: Contact numb: Email-ID: Current location: Vis...
Job Purpose: Maintains operations by purchasing parts and materials; monitoring inventory; approving invoices; supervising staff. Duties: * Accomplishes purchasing human resource objectives by selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising job contributions; recommending compe...
The Stephen Joseph Companies have been in business for over 30 years and has seen consistent sales growth since inception. We are a dynamic company that creates fun, fresh and unique products that are sold around the world. The company is comprised of several divisions including Stephen Joseph a line of children’s gift products, Alexandra & Company which is a line of collegiate gifts, KidTee a lin...
Purchasing Coordinator (Tampa, FL) 4 Corner Resources specializes in providing information technology professionals for contract and permanent positions within our client companies. We supply consultants across all technical platforms for every stage of the software development life cycle. At 4 Corner Resources, your success truly is our business. 4 Corner Resources was founded on four guiding pri...
This Position Entails: The negotiation and PURCHASE of the newest and hottest vehicles on the market. Direct contact with dealers throughout the entire United States to negotiate and source vehicles at a targeted price. You will help cater to the most powerful data base of ready anxious buyers. We provide you with all the necessary training and tools to become a successful a top flight online auto...
Purchasing/Administrative Assistant - duties include purchasing/ordering supplies, inventory control, pricing updates and miscellaneous office duties. Minimum 1 year experience with purchasing, construction background, detail oriented with strong organizational skills, computer background with all Microsoft applications, Great Plains Software, good written and verbal communication skills. Benefits...
Job Description: A leading manufacturer of specialty chemicals in the global marketplace has the immediate requirement for a purchasing manager for their Virginia facility. Responsibilities: Manage total cost of assigned portfolio, supporting several divisions and operations of the company. Develop, maintain and grow supplier relationships and manage supplier quality Drive cost objectives and incr...
JBL Resources is a professional recruiting firm located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. We are partnering with our client, a world class global leader in the automotive electronics arenas, to source a Strategic Commodities Manager. Our ideal candidate will have electronics commodity management purchasing experience and a proven ability to drive supplier improvement through fact-based financial and qual...
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Position: Purchasing Agent Job Description: Assist the Project Team with the procurement of electrical industry material, tools, consumable items, coordinate equipment rentals, logistics and operation of the project warehouse. The work load is full time and consistent but daily tasks may vary. Example of duties include but are not limited to; negotiating and purchasing materials, equipment, and su...
WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE RIGHT PERSON TO TRAIN FOR THIS COMBINATION POSITION. YOU WILL LEARN PURCHASING, SOME ACCOUNTING, AND ALSO HELPING AS A RECEPTIONIST WHEN NEEDED. IF YOU ALREADY HAVE SOME EXPERIENCE IN THESE AREAS IT MAY BE BENEFICIAL. THE MAIN DUTY THAT YOU WILL BE PERFORMING WILL BE PURCHASING AND WORKING WITH MANAGEMENT ALONG WITH CUSTOMER SERVICE. THIS IS A DAY POSITION, OFFERING MEDICAL,...
Ocala / Marion County, Florida modular manufacturer of residential and commercial structures is seeking to hire a Material Controller / Purchasing Agent. Requires a high school diploma or GED, past experience in purchasing and proven experience in and knowledge of the construction industry including building codes as it pertains to construction materials purchasing. Must be able to lift at least 5...
We are looking for someone with purchasing agent/inventory control experience that is self-motivated and very responsible. • Able to communicate with vendors, and Customers. • Issuing purchase order with the correct sell price • Negotiating the lowest prices for our two office locations • Maintaining standard stock items and special items as needed • Studying sales records and inventory levels • P...
HOME-GROWN INDUSTRIES OF GA, INC. DBA Mellow Mushroom Purchasing Assistant The Purchasing Assistant was established for the purpose of providing support to the Purchasing Director in the procurement of various goods and services; processes/and or oversees day to day operations with Distribution and Manufacturing as needed. Assists Director in tabulating bids and preparing proposals; provides gener...
Job Summary The Inventory Control/Purchasing Manager is responsible for the inventory control and purchasing for 6 locations and a central warehouse and is also responsible for performing procedures, implementing and complying with policies and procedures that help ensure the accuracy of the Company’s hardgoods inventories. The position is located in Oakland, California, and the applicant must liv...
An established tier 1 automotive supplier is actively searching for a Senior Buyer to add to their growing electronics division. This person will purchase production materials, components, equipment, tooling, and services utilizing new and/or existing suppliers in support of the company’s operations, and manage quality, cost, and on-time delivery of goods and services of assigned supply base. Resp...
Location: Charlotte, NC Job Summary: The employee's Number One Job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension, every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health system’s vision of achieving that commitment to patients and families. The Pharmacy Vision is to deliver optimal medication management across all dimensions of care, every time,...
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Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
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Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department.
Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.
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