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A leading worldwide A leading worldwide manufacturer in Mercer County has an opening for a Purchasing Agent. Responsibilities include: supplier approval, negotiation, issue of PO’s, pricing & delivery maintenance, expediting, and returns. Manage long lead item delivery dates and international shipments. A BA degree or HS degree with 3-5 years manufacturing experience is required. A problem solver...
Seeking professional with experience in the purchase and requisition of raw materials for plastic molding or extruding. Objectives: *** Coordinate activities to ensure raw materials are available to fill production requirements. *** Generate requisitions and issue approved purchase orders to outside vendors. *** Negotiate pricing with suppliers. *** Handle expediting situations. Requires BS ...
for immediate consideration, please apply at our web site: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH16/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=ROSENDIN&cws=1&rid=437 POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the purchase of electrical equipment and construction materials, and issuing subcontracts. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Review Bills of Material with VP Purchasing or Division Manager to determine major buy-outs and subcontract...
Company Confidential Columbus, OH, 43209
Local commercial plumbing contractor seeking to fill the position of purchasing agent. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Coordinate all purchasing for projects - Solicit quotes from vendors, analyze quotes for accuracy - Work with project managers and warehouse manager for deliveries - Negotiate bulk order pricing - Issue detailed purchase orders per company job costing s...
Company Confidential Columbus, OH, 43219
Job Summary: Purchasing Agent Role Priorities: Directly responsible for planning, purchasing, tracking and maintaining inventory levels. Manage the supply chain, vendor accountability and vendor relations. Provide analysis and help lead systemization, implementation and use of inventory management systems. Ensure planning and programs are sufficient to meet company’s inventory needs for all prod...
Company Confidential Knoxville, TN
Purchasing Agent An Independent Manufacturing Business in the Forks of the River is looking for a seasoned Purchasing Agent. Company specializes in: Machining components, both aluminum and steel Fabrication and sub assembly Purchasing Agent Expectations Orders and negotiates raw materials to support low to moderate production Facility support Preferred 2-year degree with five (5) ye...
Purchase the highest quality merchandise and services at the lowest possible price and in the correct quantities. Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals and review requisitions for goods and services. Negotiate agreements with suppliers, vendors and other representatives. Monitor shipments to ensure timely receipt of goods. Research and evaluate suppliers. Must have high school diplom...
About the Opportunity A New Jersey-based pharmaceutical company is currently seeking a new Purchasing Agent for a promising position with their growing staff. In this role, the Purchasing Agent will be responsible for procuring both direct and indirect materials for the company. Company Description Pharmaceutical Company Job Description The Purchasing Agent will be responsible for: Establish...
We currently have an excellent opportunity in our Ewing, NJ headquarters for an Associate Purchasing Agent. Our Associate Purchasing Agent will provide overall category support through solid procurement efforts and timely management of critical materials, chemicals, packaging components and indirect spend areas. Responsibilities: Procures indirect services Supports and participates in vendor ne...
A local family-owned trucking company, Freeport Transport Industries, Inc., is currently seeking a purchasing agent to join their team in Freeport, PA. This person will have the following job responsibilities: · Prepare purchase orders by verifying specifications and price · Verify purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to the master list · Maintain clear and concise records of good...
Purchasing Agent Fluid Power, Inc. has a Purchasing Agent position available at its Blue Bell, Pennsylvania location. The position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, purchasing items for customer orders and inventory, monitoring supplier performance, and utilizing customized computer reporting to maintain appropriate inventory levels, review purchasing requirements, and manage vend...
Career Open House Thursday, December 4, 2014 (4:00-7:00 PM) Implant Sciences Corporation, a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets is the leader in next generation Explosives Trace Detection (ETD) technology. We are the third ETD manufacturer, and proud to be the sole American-owned company, to have product approval from the US Transportation Secu...
Company Confidential Mount Laurel, NJ, 08054
Key Accountabilities Sources vendors and develops strong relationships to meet cost, quality, delivery, and service requirements; develops secondary supplier sources Holds sources accountable to specified performance measurements and advises vendors of key performance scores; settles vendor disputes as required Troubleshoots and/or expedites orders as required to meet internal and external cust...
CAP & Associates is seeking an experienced Purchasing Agent to assist with the procurement of materials and supplies for our busy manufacturing facility. The ideal candidate will combine materials knowledge, effective communication skills, a keen understanding of supplier relationships, and a general supply chain understanding to facilitate the timely purchasing in a time sensitive environment. ...
Outstanding Opportunity for an experienced professional purchasing candidate. Purchasing experience must be in a manufacturing facility; Support Material Control Engineer and Production Manager on procurement issues; invoices and receipt discrepancies, expediting orders; Procures materials to meet the goals of company regarding inventory turns, cost, quality and customer requirements; Assists in s...
SUMMARY Responsible for source selection, part availability, and year-over-year material cost productivity, as directed by purchasing leadership. These products and services are to be secured at cost, quality, and delivery levels consistent with assigned targets established to meet strategic objectives. This function includes support on matters that directly impact the financial and services perf...
SUMMARY Coordinates activities involved with procuring raw material supplies or component parts used to manufacture freezers. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Organize negotiations with suppliers to optimize funds spent. Manage supplier relations. Coordinate supplier certification progress. Evaluate and maintain supplier reliability information Responsible for quality of purchased compone...
Hours: M-F 8:00 – 5:00 PM, One Hour lunch break, Overtime as required by departmental needs. Responsibilities: Obtain product availability from all vendors Enter and send all purchase orders on a daily basis Review acknowledgements for accuracy Verify and update ship/receive dates and product information for all purchase orders Verify and update vendor information in system Expediting all P...
PURCHASING AGENT ALLEGHENY COUNTY Allegheny County is accepting applications for the position of Purchasing Agent in the Department of Administrative Services/Division of Purchasing and Supplies. Salary: $3,466.14 per month maximum Minimum Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Management, Finance, Accounting, or Marketing. A Bachelor's degree in another field AND (2) two yea...
Responsibilities: Maintain current customer and vendor relationships Assist wtih inventory control to include inventory review to reduce and eliminate any obsolete materials Analyze data to optimize inventory turns and maintain sufficient inventory to meet customer demands Work efficiently with other internal departments in the branch Other duties as assigned Requirements: High School diplo...
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$29,120.00 - $72,000.00
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Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
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Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation.
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