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117 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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Job Description: JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Assist with the timely and cost efficient purchase and delivery of all vendor goods including food...
Job Description: Purchasing Agent - HVAC CompanyNew York, NY My client, an HVAC company with over 40 years’ experience with the construction, installation...
$18-20 Purchasing Agent, must know Excel. 1-2 yrs exp purchasing, DL required. Apply at Tulsa's Green Country Staffing 6802 S Garnett Rd, BA, 74012...
Job Description: DescriptionMajor manufacturer seeks a talented and experienced Purchasing Agent to join their team. This candidate will oversee...
Job Description: Toolmatics, Inc. is seeking a full-time purchasing agent for their Delaware, Ohio office. This is an entry level position but...
Job Description: DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Create and revise purchase orders in internal system, follow up and coordinate with vendors overseas...
SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: Under direction this position: 1. Manages the procurement function and ensures consistent application of procurement...
Job Description: POSITION SUMMARY: Assist in Purchase of necessary quantities of materials, equipment, supplies, and services at the most economical...
Job Description: Accurate Felt and Gasket located in Cicero, IL is seeking a Purchasing Agent Job duties Include but are not limited to: Perform...
Job Description: Do you have a great attitude? Are you detail oriented? Are you looking for a long term place to hang your hat? If so, we look like to...
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