Robert Half Purchasing Agent in SAXONBURG, Pennsylvania
Robert Half is currently working with a client looking for a Purchasing Agent. Responsibilities of the Purchasing Agent include collaborating with suppliers to purchase goods for the company. If you are a highly analytical and deadline-oriented professional, this is the Purchasing Agent position for you! This is a long-term contract role with a great international client of Robert Half.
Your responsibilities in this role
Manage inventory levels for multiple departments
Help with any additional duties of the purchasing department
Ensure that received orders have all necessary information
Provides exceptional customer service when working with vendors and suppliers
Research and compare suppliers, goods, and services
Data entry duties for daily purchase orders
Requirements - Must have strong research skills and excellent analytical thinking
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Must be very organized and skilled in documentation
Degree in business administration, procurement, or a related field preferred
High school diploma or GED required
Prior experience as a purchasing agent or in a similar position
Proficiency in CRM, ERP, and inventory management software programs
This role has an immediate start date. Candidates with the proper skill set should give us a call today!
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