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101 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 Job Description: Position: Purchasing AgentLength of Assignment: Contract-To-Hire 6+ monthsPay Range: $33,000-$45,000Education...
Job description Listing Info Purchasing Agent Job in PUEBLO, CO var googletag = googletag || {}; googletag.cmd = googletag.cmd || []; (function()...
Company Description: Cabinets by Design has been manufacturing quality custom cabinetry for over 20 years. Headquartered in Duluth, Georgia...
Company Description: Edge Systems LLC is an FDA registered manufacturer of advanced aesthetic technologies and medical grade products that...
Job Description Responsible for all functions relating to purchasing/negotiations of manufacturing materials, supplies, and related services...
Job Description: Imagine working for a truly global firm whose employees share a singular passion - to make the world a better place. Our client...
Arauco NA / Flakeboard is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for our Malvern, AR manufacturing site. This position will e fficiently arrange...
Company Description: Guy Metals is a leading edge Metal Service Center in the Upper Midwest. Guy Metals offers: Medical insurance available for...
EISENMANN TEAM MEMBER SUMMARY Purchasing Agent ABOUT EISENMANN EISENMANN is a leading international supplier and integrator of environmental...
BUYER – Effective oral/written communication skills and ability to work independently a must. Applicant should be proficient in MS Word and EXCEL...
Morrisette Paper Co. - Purchasing Agent Job Description Job Title: Purchasing Agent        ...
Company Description: Capodagli Property Company is a 40 year old privately owned New Jersey Real Estate development company that develops, builds...
Company Description: Founded in 1980, Scosche Industries is an award-winning innovator of consumer technology and car audio installation hardware...
The Purchasing Agent purchases material for a local Company in the Baton Rouge office and works with the Custom Solutions Department to outsource...
Job description Listing Info Purchasing Agent Job in FORT WORTH, TX var googletag = googletag || {}; googletag.cmd = googletag.cmd || []; (function()...
Company Description: idX is a leader in the Design, Development, Manufacturing, and Installation of custom consumer environments and point...
1             Followsfirm's policies and procedures for the purchase...
POSITION PURPOSE: Purchasing Agents originate, negotiate and manage procurement activities of assigned trade goods and services. Assist in...
Position Summary:The Purchasing Agent will work directly with Sales Management teams in securing inventory levels to meet the needs of sales...
K-Tek WI, a precision metal specialty manufacturing company in Baldwin, WI is currently seeking a qualified Purchasing Agent. The ideal candidate...
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