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Job Title: Purchasing Assistant - Support Main Responsibilities · Constantly analyzes inventory and sales orders in order to generate proposed Purchase Orders · Communicates daily with suppliers to prioritize and maximize output from outside factories · Confirms all invoices/packing lists for: pricing, item description, case packs, etc. to ensure there are not any discrepancies prior to shipments...
Purchasing Support R. J. Schinner Co., a strong 60 year old company and a leader in the foodservice redistribution industry, has an immediate opening for a part-time, Monday through Friday, Purchasing Support person. Duties will include working closely with the Purchasing Department running reports, reviewing information using excel spreadsheets, and doing purchase order follow-up. Ideal candidate...
Purchasing & Pricing Support For the Miller Paint Corporate Office About the Opportunity: Our current Purchasing & Pricing Clerk is retiring, so we are losing her at the end of June. We are looking for an individualwho can providegreat customer service and who also thrives in a multi-task, multi-project and fast paced environment. This position is responsible for tracking/logging and completing al...
Applicant must be focused, very quick to learn and must have strong skills in Microsoft Excel and all Microsoft Office programs. A motivated, multi-tasker will be most successful in this position. Three or more years of experience in an administrative position are required – preferably in purchasing. Accuracy and pride in work product are essential in this position. Duties and Responsibilities: *...
Immediate opening for a full-time employee seeking fast-track growth. We are a dynamic, successful & very fast-paced consumer goods distributor in need of an employee with desire to become an integral member of a team providing administrative purchasing, sales and customer support. Applicant must be focused, very quick to learn and must have strong skills in Microsoft Excel and all MS Outlook modu...
Education: Associate's degree in Business Administration and at least 5 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Experience: Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), and Department of Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS). Must be familiar with Contractor Purchasing System Reviews (CPSR). Must be able to perform Price or Cost Analysis to Determine...
For more than 50 years, MTD has been a leader in designing and building of durable, easy-to-use outdoor power equipment. Our family of brands offers award-winning products designed to meet lawn and garden needs for both residential and commercial products The MTD family of brands includes MTD®, Cub Cadet®, Yard-Man®, Yard Machines®, Bolens® and Troy-bilt®. The appeal of each brand lies in its indi...
Masonite is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of interior doors and entry door systems. Throughout the company's 80 year history, Masonite has maintained its focus on leading-edge innovation, manufacturing excellence and superior customer service. Masonite is committed to delivering product and service innovations that will enhance beauty, functionality and architectural design to its custo...
Family owned business is looking for an experienced Purchasing Agent/Assistant with strong accounting, organization, computer and data entry skills. The role of the purchasing clerk is to primarily assist the purchasing manager and secondarily the equipment manager with the administrative functions of the purchasing department. Benefits for this non-exempt, full-time position include medical/denta...
Essential duties & responsibilities: Site purchasing through ORACLE and Purchasing Cards. Analyze spending accounts to ensure forecast is met - Review overall forecast targets each week, period, quarterly in order to communicate, take action and deliver plan spend. Communicate with OGS account owners to align on weekly, period and quarterly spend targets. Ability to proactively negotiate with vend...
Purpose: Performs Purchasing / Supply Chain transaction to support manufacturing operations. Analyzes, plans, orders and expedites Raw Material purchases. Ensures on time delivery of Raw Materials. Required Skills: Essential Functions: Process Stock List to determine the amount of Raw Materials needed for Manufacturing. Converts Planned Manufacturing Orders into Purchase Orders. Calls in orders an...
Xylem Inc. is a leading global water technology company with over 3.8 billion in sales. Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market leading product brands and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world's most challenging water and wastewater problems. Xylem's 12,500 employees are unified in a common purpos...
Job Summary Manage and execute the process of purchasing of direct materials in daily support of the production plan and schedule. Utilize effective methods, procedure and policies to ensure availability of assigned raw materials, components, and packaging materials to support daily production execution while controlling inventory and PPV. Uphold the Standard Operating Procedures and purchasing po...
Organization Name Purchasing Department Description Ensures smooth and timely flow of product through the supply chain. Call on and work late purchase orders for all suppliers. Act as point of contact for purchase order maintenance for receiving discrepancies. Conduct purchase order maintenance & clean up. Identify problem vendors and escalate as necessary. Provide purchasing support to Surgitrak...
Position Purpose: The Senior Purchasing Agent will provide supply chain management support for the Dormont Manufacturing operations. This support will include effective supplier utilization, cost containment strategies, cost reductions and supporting global sourcing initiatives. This position reports to the Manager of Materials Management. Key Responsibilities/Duties Develops and maintains contrac...
Purchasing Manager - Chemicals Job Description: Purchasing Manager - ChemicalsA leading producer of specialty chemicals has an immediate requirement for a senior level purchasing manager with specific experience in the chemical industry. Responsibilities: Solicits proposals from vendors and negotiates the best possible deal for materials and services, taking into account the quality, service and p...
Director of Purchasing - Chemical Job Description: A leading producer of specialty chemicals, resins and polymers has an immediate requirement for a senior level Director of Purchasing with specific experience in the chemical industry; Petro Chemical experience is ideal. Candidate MUST have 15 years direct chemical industry purchasing / supply chain experience. Responsibilities: Solicits proposals...
Responsibilities Verizon Telematics is expanding our Purchasing Department here in the Atlanta area. This position will be responsible for establishing purchasing policies and procedures as well as to procure materials, products and services. Purchasing will have the sole responsibility to procure materials, products and services and to establish common purchasing policies and procedures. This inc...
Responsibilities The Manager of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management will have the responsibility initially of assessing the organization's forward and reverse logistics requirements and working closely with IT to configure and implement the applications and interfaces necessary to support these. Initiate and manage the RFP process to select the appropriate 3PL partner(s) to satisfy current and ne...
Summary: Under general supervision, supports the management of the purchasing and inventory management processes relating to the procurement systems to achieve optimal functionality. Negotiates with external manufacturers to reduce generic product costing, improves shipment scheduling, ensures proper service levels are maintained and develops sponsored sales programs and promotions to increase And...
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$29,120.00 - $72,000.00
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
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Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery.
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