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22 Purchasing Agent Jobs Nationwide

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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Purchasing Agent- Topeka, KansasVery stable company looking for a Purchasing AgentJob Duties:Must be able to negotiate prices...
Company Description: Total Pharmacy Supply is a 25 year old leader serving the Independent and Compounding Pharmacy worldwide...
Job Description: We are looking for an outgoing candidate in the Purchasing field with experience working within the metal...
Company Description: Edge Systems LLC is an FDA registered manufacturer of advanced aesthetic technologies and medical grade...
Requisition Number: SS-5119 Area of Interest: Purchasing Division: Corporate Shared Service Position Type: Full Time JOB...
Company Description: Solution Harbor is a recruiting services firm providing contingency based staffing and contract recruiting...
An established Company in the North Dallas area is looking for a Purchasing / Logistics professional. The chosen candidate...
Company Description: Recognized as one of the fastest growing private companies in America and ranked on the 2014 Inc. 5000...
Company Description: www.faulknerdesign.com Job Description: The Purchasing Agent position reports to the Vice President...
Personable Purchasing Agent at fun company with unique perks in San Antonio, TX Compensation: •Up to 50,000, depending on...
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Company Description: R.F MacDonald Co. has been in business since 1956 serving California and western Nevada. We have over...
## DESCRIPTION Client Ingersoll Rand Location Davidson , NC Job Title Purchasing Specialist 2 Duration 6 months(possibility...
Purpose Statement: Obtains required materials in a timely manner to support the demands of the Manufacturing Department at...
*Title: Purchasing Agent* *Location: IL-Olmsted* *Other Locations: * PDS Tech is seeking an Purchasing Agent for an open...
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating...
TDIndustries is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for its San Antonio location. The Purchasing Agent will be responsible...
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