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32 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: Purchasing / Inventory Countertop Co seeking a seasoned purchasing agent to join our team. Duties to include but not limited...
Job Description: PURCHASING AGENT FOR STRUCTURAL STEEL COMPANY Seeking quailed person with at least 5 years of experience in the steel industry...
Title: Purchasing Agent<brLocation: PA-Warminster
Company Description: Koehler Instrument Co., Inc. is a leading manufacturer in the Petroleum / Petrochemical industry, providing quality testing...
Job Description: Purchasing Agent Job Responsibilities: Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies...
Company Description: AGI manufacturing is a fast paced, growing company looking for the right candidates for long term positions. Job Description...
Job Description: FT Purchasing Agent for LTC pharmacy In West Chester; exp. in LTC pharmacy purchasing, cycle billing& HBS software a plus. M-F...
Company Description: Why Sohnen Exciting growth and impact -- Sohnen is growing and you will be a key player in driving and creating Procurement...
Job Description: MRO BUYER Bell & Evans. Is the leading processor of all-natural, antibiotic-free, fresh chicken We are a Family owned company...
Job Purpose: Maintains the purchasing process by receiving, verifying, logging, and forwarding purchase orders; maintaining files; producing...
Purchasing AgentCompany OverviewBased in Morton, IL, G&D Integrated provides contract logistics and transportation services that help...
Company Description: Having been in business for over 44 years, Highway Safety Products is a diverse and growing manufacturing supplier to the...
Company Description: Gold Metal Recyclers (GMR) has served the Dallas/Ft Worth Metroplex in metals recycling since 1976 and today stands as one...
Purchasing AgentCompany OverviewBased in Morton, IL, G&D Integrated provides contract logistics and transportation services that help our...
Market leader in the Flexible Packaging industry- Dynamic Culture & Work Environment- has an URGENT need for an experienced purchasing professional...
Company Description: Gulf Engineering has been successfully engaged in business since 1924. Founded by S. V. Massimini, Sr., an Italian immigrant...
Purchasing Coordinator Full-time Midwest Dental is looking for a talented professional to join our team as a Purchasing Coordinator at their...
PURCHASING AGENT FOR STRUCTURAL STEEL COMPANY Seeking quailed person with at least 5 years of experience in the steel industry. Will be responsible...
Company Description: Granny B's Cookies is a growing cookie manufacturer based in Orem, UT. Granny B was founded over 30 years ago and bakes a variety...
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