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A purchasing agent is responsible for negotiating prices for materials and stocking the products a business needs to operate. Employees who need supplies typically submit a request for materials to a purchasing agent. The agent reviews the request, determines who the best supplier is for the materials and secures the shipment of goods.


Skill Sets: Purchasing agents should have strong analytical skills as they must research and qualify vendors. The ability to communicate clearly is important. They should have knowledge of the industry they are working in and solid organizational skills. They should be able to adhere to deadlines and work on multiple projects simultaneously.


Education: A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Courses in office software, office business machinery and database management are desirable. Certification courses and associates degrees in purchasing management are available.


Career Path: Work for a company as an assistant to a purchasing agent. Pursue an associates degree in purchasing management. Internships are a great way to build your resume.

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Job Description: We are currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for a growing environmental company located in Orange County...
Company Description: Stone Alliance Group is a leader in specialized staffing recruitment and is recognized as having one...
Company Description: Guy Metals is a leading edge Metal Service Center in the Upper Midwest. Guy Metals offers: Medical insurance...
United States Citizens Permanent Full Time **Vacancy ID:**1210047 **OUR MISSION:** To fulfill President Lincoln&#8217...
CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF WEST BLOOMFIELD Purchasing Agent The Charter Township of West Bloomfield is accepting applications for...
Relocation Benefits Not Available for this Position Employer will not sponsor visas for position Provide procurement support...
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating...
Purchasing Agent-Leesburg, FL. Southeast Modular Mfg., a leader in innovative modular building design and construction, is...
TDIndustries is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for its San Antonio location. The Purchasing Agent will be responsible...
**WHERE CAREERS IN NATURE BLOOM.** ValleyCrest Landscape Development, the nation's largest landscape and site construction...
Company Description: Solution Harbor is a recruiting services firm providing contingency based staffing and contract recruiting...
Company Description: About Us: ROCH Capital is one of the region's fastest growing private equity and real estate investment...
Company Description: We're Indiana's leading heavy equipment supplier, offering a wide range of high quality new, used, rebuilt...
Purpose Statement: Obtains required materials in a timely manner to support the demands of the Manufacturing Department at...
Department Information Benefits Supplemental Questions OPEN TO STATE OF COLORADO RESIDENTS ONLY The Colorado Constitution...
Purchasing AgentRandstad in Ronkonkoma, NY posted on09/09/2014| 61 viewsemail to a friendprint salary$ 55,000 - $ 60,000 per...
## POSITION SUMMARY This position is responsible for working with interested parties (project managers, field personnel)...
Company Description: Malibu Technologies is a US based engineering, design, and manufacturing company in Chesterfield, Michigan...
We are offering a full time opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Agent to work within a major global corporation. You...
Ref ID: 02390-113829 Classification: Purchasing Manager Compensation: $15.00 to $25.00 per hour Kansas City Accountemps is...
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