Robert Half Purchasing Agent in Brookfield, Wisconsin
Robert Half is currently working with a client seeking a contract to hire Purchasing Agent. The Purchasing Agent will be responsible to work and negotiate with suppliers to purchase goods and services for the company. As the Purchasing Agent you will be processing purchase orders, in addition to locating suppliers and researching goods, services and materials. Are you are a highly analytical and deadline oriented professional? Then this is the Purchasing Agent position for you!
What you get to do every day
Develop and submit detailed reports (revenues, buying expenditures, etc.)
Manage relationships with key suppliers to maintain quality of goods, timely delivery and compliance to terms of contracts
Prepare and process purchase orders
Support maintenance of records of all transactions, purchase orders, receipts, and payments
Determine purchase needs and monitor inventory levels
Suggest cost proposals and negotiate contracts and prices
Perform research and then compare suppliers, goods, and services
Look into supplier profiles and examine offers
Requirements - Demonstrated strong customer service skills while working with vendors and suppliers
Experience with high volume data entry
- High school diploma or equivalent
1+ year working in a professional setting
If you meet the experience expectations and have immediate availability we want to hear from you!
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