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Purchasing Agent

Company: CoreTechs Direct
Location: Henderson
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Purchasing Agent Henderson, TX THE POSITION: The Purchasing Agent will work and negotiate with suppliers to purchase goods and services across the organization for three locations.

  • Evaluate suppliers by considering price, quality, availability, and other criteria.
  • Interviewing vendors and visiting suppliers' facilities to learn about, services and pricing.
  • Negotiating contracts with vendors and suppliers to obtain the best deals on behalf of the company.
  • Verifying purchase by comparing them to a master list and recommending alternatives for expensive or irrelevant products.
  • Consolidate ordering for three different locations.
  • Oversee the warehouses at each location.
  • Create a uniform planning process for location ordering and planning responsibilities.
  • Interact with suppliers to schedule delivery times and resolve any shipping errors.
  • Authorizes payments and maintains receipts, records and inventories.
  • Develop profitable purchasing strategies
  • Assess supplier profiles and analyze offers
  • Prepare and implement effective negotiation tactics
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers to maintain quality of goods, timely delivery and compliance to terms of contracts
  • Review supplies to ensure quality
  • Monitor stock levels
  • Prepare and submit detailed reports (revenues, buying expenditures etc.)
  • Keep updated records
  • Other duties as assigned KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Demonstrable experience in negotiating prices and terms and conditions
    • Working knowledge of MS Office
    • Experience with purchasing software, Microsoft Dynamics SL is a plus
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • A strong analytical mindset
    • Outstanding organizational skills
    • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
    • BSc/BA in business administration or relevant field,
    • Proven experience as a purchasing agent, or relevant role in the telephone industry
    • Knowledge of market research, data analysis and purchasing best practices
    • At least five (5) years of related experience required. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are an organization that values diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including minorities and persons with disabilities. req22-01591Job Requirements:THE POSITION:The Purchasing Agent will work and negotiate with suppliers to purchase goods and services across the organization for three locations.
      • Evaluate suppliers by considering price, quality, availability, and other criteria.
      • Interviewing vendors and visiting suppliers' facilities to learn about, services and pricing.
      • Negotiating contracts with vendors and suppliers to obtain the best deals on behalf of the company.
      • Verifying purchase by comparing them to a master list and recommending alternatives for expensive or irrelevant products.
      • Consolidate ordering for three different locations.
      • Oversee the warehouses at each location.
      • Create a uniform planning process for location ordering and planning responsibilities.
      • Interact with suppliers to schedule delivery times and resolve any shipping errors.
      • Authorizes payments and maintains receipts, records and inventories.
      • Develop profitable purchasing strategies
      • Assess supplier profiles and analyze offers
      • Prepare and implement effective negotiation tactics
      • Manage relationships with key suppliers to maintain quality of goods, timely delivery and compliance to terms of contracts
      • Review supplies to ensure quality
      • Monitor stock levels
      • Prepare and submit detailed reports (revenues, buying expenditures etc.)
      • Keep updated records
      • Other duties as assigned

Keywords: CoreTechs Direct, Longview , Purchasing Agent, Sales , Henderson, Texas

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