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Purchasing Agent

Company: Robert Half Accountemps
Location: Mahwah
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

Description Robert Half is currently working with a client seeking a Purchasing Agent. The Purchasing Agent will be responsible for collaborating and negotiating with suppliers to purchase goods and services for the company. As the Purchasing Agent you will be locating suppliers, researching goods, services and materials and processing purchasing orders. Are you are a highly analytical and deadline oriented professional? Then this is the Purchasing Agent position for you!
Your responsibilities
- Request cost proposals and negotiate contracts and prices
- Maintain records of all transactions, purchase orders, receipts, and payments
- Design and organize purchase orders
- Complete detailed reports (revenues, buying expenditures, etc.)
- Track levels of inventory and own purchasing needs
- Look into supplier profiles and examine offers
- Perform research and then compare suppliers, goods, and services
- Manage relationships with key suppliers to ensure quality of goods, timely delivery and compliance to terms of contracts Requirements - Degree in business administration, procurement, or a related field preferred
- Strong research and analytical skills
- Quality negotiation and communication skills
- Previous experience as a purchasing agent or in a similar position
- High school diploma or GED required
- Proficiency in CRM, ERP, and inventory management software programs
- Excellent organization and documentation skills
Qualified candidates that are available to start immediately should contact us today!
Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information.
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Keywords: Robert Half Accountemps, Paterson , Purchasing Agent, Sales , Mahwah, New Jersey

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