Purchasing Agent

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

General Information
US-IL-Crete
$16.00 - $18.00 /Hour
Not Specified
Seasonal/Temp
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False
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Job Description Ref ID:01370-9500451575

Classification:Purchase & Sales Clerk

Compensation:$16.00 to $18.00 per hour

Accountemps is looking for a Purchasing Agent for a client in Crete, IL. Responsibilities for this Purchasing Agent will include: • Find and procure steel products (bar, plate, coil, etc) for sales representatives and company. • Purchase warehouse and trucking supplies. • Obtain pricing for steel products and provide cost/profit analysis for all purchase and processing orders. • Track purchase and processing orders to completion including delivery to company warehouse and/or customer. • Provide quotes for material to sales representatives and/or customers for products needed. • Work directly with mill, supplier, service center, and processing representatives to negotiate pricing and lead times. • Resolve issues regarding rejected material for company sales representatives and customers. • Coordinate all railcar shipments and work directly with the Union Pacific to negotiate rates, set up routing, and release shipments. • Coordinate with our trans-loading facility on release of all inbound and outbound material from that location. Including railcar shipments and truck load shipments. • Inventory control for trans-loading facilities, primarily for railcar inbounds and outbounds. • Inventory control for customer stocking programs. • Creating Bill of Ladings, material certification reports, and shipping documents. • Coordinate preparation of customs documents for shipments overseas and between Mexico and Canada. If you are interested in this Purchasing Agent position submit your resume on our website www.accountemps.com or email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
Job RequirementsPurchasing experience Bachelors degree in Business or Accounting

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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