Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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Job Description Ref ID:00730-0009199670

Classification:Purchasing Manager


Our client is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent to join their team! The Purchasing Agent position is a critical one to the organization and is an immediate need. The Purchasing Agent obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders for the organization. This position reports directly into the President. The primary responsibilities of the position are as follows: verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives; forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery; prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department; obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders; verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers; authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation; keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents; provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends; updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of purchasing experience, preferably in a franchise environment. If you meet this qualifications and are interested in this opportunity, please apply today or call Accountemps at 203-929-2600
Job RequirementsVendor Relations - Sourcing, Purchasing

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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