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86 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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Crew Carwash has a rare opening for a Purchasing Agent at our Fishers Support Center. The main function of the positions is to negotiate and buy products...
Company Description: Commercial modular construction and manufacturing company Job Description: Opening for material buyer. Experience...
Company Description: Why Sohnen Exciting growth and impact -- Sohnen is growing and you will be a key player in driving and creating Procurement...
Purchasing AgentRandstad in Bohemia, NY posted on12/19/2014| 25 viewsemail to a friendprint salary$ 50,000 - $ 60,000 per year job categoryadministrative...
Job Description: Now hiring a Purchasing Agent in the Pigeon, MI area! Trillium Staffing, a leader in the staffing industry is currently seeking...
Company Description: For more than 30 years, the staffing experts at Personnel Services Unlimited have been matching quality candidates with...
Job Description: Job Description Kelly Services is currently looking for candidates to work as a Purchasing Agent. The Purchasing Agent will...
Company Description: In 1971, Johnny Morris, frustrated by the lack of tackle in local stores, rented a U-Haul trailer and took off across the country...
Research, address, and resolve invoice and receiving discrepancies by communications with    warehouse personnel, accounts...
Company Description: Dexter Magnetic Technologies is a custom fabricator and global distributor of permanent magnets, magnetic encoders/sensors...
Job Description: POSITION SUMMARY : Responsible for the purchase of electrical equipment and construction materials, and issuing subcontracts...
Job Description: SUMMARY The Purchasing Agent is responsible for the purchase of electrical equipment and construction materials, and issuing...
Company Description: The Hughes Agency strives to be the top staffing agency in the Central Arkansas area. Since 1988, we have made a commitment...
MTD is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and sales of outdoor power equipment and consumer goods. As a multinational privately held company...
Company Description: Liberty Personnel is widely recognized as the finest direct placement and contract recruiting firm in the region. For the...
Company Description: Cobalt Construction is a premier engineering and general contracting firm whose rich heritage spans three generations...
Minimum Requirements: Education: Bachelor s degree in business, engineering, construction management, economics or demonstrated equivalent...
Purchasing agent Job Description: Position: Purchasing AgentLength of Assignment: Contract-To-Hire 6+ monthsPay Range: $33,000-$45,000Education...
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Company Description: Cabinets by Design has been manufacturing quality custom cabinetry for over 20 years. Headquartered in Duluth, Georgia...
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