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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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Company Description: Pelican Builders, Inc. is a residential development company, with a specific focus on townhome, mid...
ALABAMA AIR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED Excepted Service Permanent Full Time **ALABAMA AIR NATIONAL GUARD** **EQUAL...
Purchasing Agent ~ Tulsa, OK Responsible for the execution of the Project Procurement Plan, function as lead Purchasing Agent...
Purchasing Agent Location: Alice, TX Benefits: Life, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Employment Type: Full Time Department...
Minimum QualificationsYOU MUST BE A CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEE TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR APPOINTMENT TO THIS POSITION. Purchasing Agent...
Job Description To procure and provide leadership in the purchase of material, equipment, operating supplies and services...
Job Description To procure and provide leadership in the purchase of material, equipment, operating supplies and services...
Company Description: Guthy|Renker is one of the largest and most respected direct marketing companies in the world, with...
Company Description: Why Sohnen Exciting growth and impact -- Sohnen is growing and you will be a key player in driving and...
# Job Description **This is a temporary or temporary to hire opportunity with our client located in Avon Lake, OH for a Purchasing...
PURCHASING AGENT Graniteville Specialty Fabrics requires an experienced Purchasing Agent for their Graniteville plant / operations...
Purchasing Agent MSI MOLD BUILDERS, a leader in the manufacture of medium-to-large injection and structural foam molds with...
Growing aerospace company located in Garden Grove California is seeking a Purchasing Agent.The Purchasing Agents primary...
Company Description: SAVARD staffing Services is a Louisiana corporation that established its first location in Baton Rouge...
Company Description: SAVARD staffing Services is a Louisiana corporation that established its first location in Baton Rouge...
United States Citizens Permanent Full Time If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this is the position...
# Position Summary The Purchasing Agent is responsible for purchasing, tracking, and managing the maintenance shop inventory...
Our client, an established manufacturing company in New Castle, PA is looking to add a Purchasing Agent to their team! The...
America's Car-Mart, Inc. is seeking an organized, hard charging, and detailed Purchasing Agent. Currently, Americas' Car...
16338BR Job Title Purchasing Agent Business Unit BrassCraft Mfg. Company Job Posting Category Production/Operation City Lancaster State/Province...
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