Eastern Tennessee automotive components manufacturing plant needs a Purchasing Supervisor. Reviews requests for quotes, quote comparisons, price approval sheets, purchase orders and other work of exempt Purchasing staff for accuracy, clarity and compliance to company policy/procedures. Maintains direct contact with suppliers. Performs regular purchasing duties for the most critical areas of the De...
Purchasing Manager Our client is a Japanese tier-1 automotive supplier in the Louisville Kentucky area. Due to growth, they are expanding operations. Our assignment, recruit a Purchasing Manager. The leader will implement policies and procedures to ensure an efficient and professional operation consistent with corporate vision. Select, develop and manage supply base for production parts, component...
BASIC FUNCTION · Responsible for sourcing of raw materials and components, negotiating pricing, placement and maintenance of purchase orders based on DBA requirements, monitoring vendor performance metrics and insuring that the established inventory levels are maintained on hand. This position works closely with internal and external to insure that customer satisfaction is maintained. Develop, imp...
Company Confidential Secaucus, NJ, 07094
A major fashion accessories company, located in Secaucus, NJ, is seeking a Purchasing Supervisor to join our team. We are looking for an upbeat team player who is responsible, able to work well under pressure and can thrive in a fast-paced environment. Ideal candidate must be detailed oriented, organized and self motivated. Duties include but are not limited to: Responding to all vendor inquiries...
Company Confidential Syracuse, NY
Job Purpose: Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment. Duties: * Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives. * Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery. * Prepares purchase orders by verifying speci...
Job Purpose: Supports company operations by maintaining office systems, outbound orders, inbound supply and supervising staff, in a hands on team environment. Duties: • Lead overseeing; order processing & office Ad Min (outbound) • Interface, processing & maintenance of sales channels • Interface, processing & maintenance of e-retailers • Sales channel and e-retailer item set-up & maintenance • In...
Looking for a self-starter with strong initiative to work in a high-energy office. This position will support management and staff with emphasis on document preparation and production, clerical support, meeting/event coordination, and technical support. The ideal candidate has strong Excel and Outlook skills, initiative, and great follow-up ability. This is a contract assignment, immediate start,...
Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier, is seeking a Product Line Specialist to support our North American Headquarters in Fort Mill, SC. This person will reduce total costs of new product development and improve productivity on mature product activities by identifying and implementing cost reduction activities related to the Product Line. The successful candidate will be responsi...
Purchasing Agent We are a fast growing marine service, repair, and management company that is seeking a qualified parts purchasing agent with, parts experience, management and coordination capabilities. We typically service pleasure boats (power and sail) in the 35-65’ range in the Clear Lake and Galveston Bay area. Work regularly involves sourcing numerous materials, supplies, and parts to enable...
Transactional work in Lognet, PCD workloads for non-metallics, Project work assisting the Non-Metallic Buyer, such as cost reduction, supplier rationalization and other similar project work. Education/Experience: Two to four years relevant experience required. Bachelor's degree - preferred. Previous Purchasing or Supply Chain experience required. Skills and Competencies: Verbal and written communi...
Dominion Homes is a regionally recognized single-family homebuilder and is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for its headquarters in Dublin, Ohio. The Purchasing Agent is responsible for purchasing and estimating activities in association with the procurement of products, labor and services to support homebuilding operations. This position involves the derivation and maintenance of detailed mat...
Purchasing Assistant Mishimoto Automotive located in Wilmington, Delaware was established in 2003. We design and produce innovative automotive, truck and powersports high end after-market parts. We are a fast-paced and aggressively-growing international company with extraordinary opportunities for personal growth. We are a team of driven professionals who are passionate about everything we do and...
PURPOSE: The Purchasing Manager is responsible for purchasing of all raw materials, production supplies, MRO items, and negotiation of miscellaneous plant service contracts for all company locations. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Manage, hire and train buyers, purchasing agents and expediters as required. Establish / maintain Supplier Performance and Certification program to support company Strategic goals...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has teamed up with a fun company in Richardson, TX who is looking to hire a Purchasing Assistant. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Apply today and start tomorrow! Job Duties: Will be responsible for entering POs into system (i.e. expenses, inventory POs, tax codes) Makes decisions on material entered Interface with various teams to ob...
Title: Purchasing Agent FLSA: Exempt Reports To: Sr. Purchasing Agent Hours of Work:Full-time 37.5 hours per week (Mon- Fri, 8:30-4:30) Job Summary: The Purchasing Agent is responsible for the acquisition of goods and services and all related tracking/documentation as per Liberty’s policies and procedures. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Follows Agency’s policies and procedures for the purc...
Lead the purchasing department of large manufacturer SUMMARY A position for a high caliber purchasing professional with a proven track record in a Strategic Purchasing along with supplier and team development. The ideal candidate will have experience in a high volume manufacturing environment. Proven Strategic Sourcing and Operational purchasing management driving Quality Delivery and Cost are als...
Senior Purchasing Agent One of our major manufacturing clients has an immediate need for an experienced Purchasing Agent for its corporate headquarters located in Florida. This company is a highly successful manufacturer, which has established a very consistent record of profitability in the manufacturer of industrial products. If you are a successful Purchasing Agent with a solid background in Ca...
A Northeast Paper Manufacturer seeks an experienced, strategic-minded, and team-oriented individual to lead their Purchasing department. The Director of Purchasing will be responsible for researching, pricing and procuring raw materials, chemicals, and capital equipment for use in paper production. This position is responsible for negotiating supply agreements, maintaining required reporting proto...
Company Confidential Akron, OH, 44306
A rapidly growing manufacturer is actively seeking a Purchasing Manager for its Akron/Canton operations. You will join a team of 100+ associates who are passionate about continuous improvement, customer satisfaction and individual growth. Qualified candidates who possess the following experience and skills are welcome to apply. Expedite materials as required and coordinate necessary charge backs t...
Position Summary Administrative/Purchasing Assistant Entry level or experienced Location 2400 Weccacoe Ave., Suite # 101 Philadelphia, PA 19148 Company Information Hyundai Rotem Company is a global heavy industrial company based in Seoul, South Korea. With nearly forty years of manufacturing experience, we are the main contractor for the production of the K1A1 Main Battle Tank and its family vehic...
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Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
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Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.
Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department.
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