Purchasing Agent Jobs
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...
Purchasing Agent Manufacturing Lawrenceville, NJ Our client, a leader in providing injection-molded plastic and composite parts for the construction industry, has an opening in its Lawrenceville NJ manufacturing facility for a Purchasing Agent. Reporting to the Production Control Supervisor, the Purchasing agent is responsible for coordinating activities to ensure raw materials are available t...
Parts Purchasing Agent/Buyer Mid States Transmission Parts currently seeks a motivated person to begin as a Parts Purchasing Agent/ Buyer with the expectation of an eventual promotion into a sales position. Duties include but are not limited to: ordering parts; stocking, picking, packing and loading inventory; receiving and posting invoices; processing returns and issuing credits; assisting with s...
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 subcontracts versus field order/release items. Prepare written inquiries and obtain written quotes for vendor supplied items and subcontracts. Receive an...
Arrotin Plastics is looking for Inside Purchasing Agents, General labor & Logistics Assistant Apply at: 15012 Edgerton Rd or call 260-493-0032 This listing brought to you by Fort Wayne Newspapers and www.jobs.fortwayne.com....
- Buying products from market based on requirement from sales staff - Discovering good deal to buy - Placing orders with suppliers for the products to purchase - Contacting different suppliers/vendors/distributors to get whole sale prices - Arranging to receive shipment - Arrange to send the shipments to export - Keeping complete record of inventory...
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...
Canon Business Process Services, Inc. (A Canon Company) is actively recruiting for a Purchasing Agent to work at our Pittsburgh, PA location. Job Description: Identifies and enacts initiatives to reduce the cost of goods and services, and increase use and compliance of preferred vendors and programs. Supports and assists with the development and implementation of supply chain initiatives that re...
RPI-Company, a growing Malvern, PA based contractor specializing in multi-family and commercial landscaping, painting and construction services has an immediate opening for an Assistant Purchasing Agent. Responsibilities include supporting our field operations by sourcing, pricing, negotiation and purchasing materials, services, supplies and equipment in a timely and cost efficient manner to ensur...
We are always hiring, because Vascular Solutions is always growing. Successful both clinically and financially, we provide meaningful work, financial rewards and rapid growth opportunities for employees who want a chance to achieve based on their own merits. Please review the responsibilities and requirements of the position below. If you would like to join the nation’s fastest growing medical de...
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...
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...
Private company with over $15M annual revenues that performs all plumbing and mechanical piping needs for both General Contractors and Owners. Job description: San Francisco based plumbing company, is offering an opportunity for a Purchasing Agent. Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in procurement of plumbing, valves, fittings and related mechanical equipment. Function...
Position purpose: Provide support to Purchasing Manager to assist in enhancing profits through negotiation sourcing and process improvement General Duties and Responsibilities: Build and maintain trade base to ensure bidding is done in a competitive manner; distribute bid packages Review SOW with construction and quickly move to replace a trade that is not meeting expectations to ensure produc...
Walker Engineering is seeking Purchasing Agent to join our Office in Houston, TX. We are a full-service electrical construction, engineering & design company focusing on the commercial, health care, mission critical and industrial facilities markets. The ideal candidate will have 1-6 years’ experience in AutoCAD MEP 3D and/or Revit and Navisworks. Trimble experience is a plus. Duties and responsi...
Get the chance to work for a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address tough challenges linked to global macrotrends such as energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, and globalization. JOB TITLE: Purchasing Agent LOCATION: Urbana, Ohio, 43078 LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: 9 months SCHEDULE: 6am to 2:30pm JOB DETAILS: Serves as Site Supply Speci...
Position Summary: Become part of a fast paced purchasing team responsible for managing inventory fill rates and turns for multiple divisions. Negotiate with vendors for programs and pricing and assist sales by working with suppliers to promote products. You will also work with inventory control and accounting on an ongoing basis. Requirements: ● Three years purchasing experience ● Proficient in...
Purchasing Agents duties will consist of but not limited to sourcing parts for the most competitive pricing, managing local inventory with the ability to pull and pack parts as needed. We work closely with our vendors to ensure the proper parts are delivered promptly with minimum issue. Communication, multitasking, and prioritization of tasks are key. Essential Functions include the following: D...
Minimum Requirements: Associate's degree and at least 5 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Excellent oral and written communications skills; working knowledge with word-processing, database and spreadsheet programs and integrated software applications are required. Position requires a current, active Secret Security Clearance and possess a valid State issued driver's license. Job De...
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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.
Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents.
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