Job Description

Position Title:  Purchasing Agent
Industry:  Kitchen and Bath
Location:  Savage, Maryland
Hours:  8:00AM – 5:00PM

Position Summary:
–  Responsible for evaluating supplies
–  Administers bidding process
–  Negotiating and administering contracts with supplies and vendors
–  Verify, prepare and forward purchase orders along with verifying receipt of
items and authorizing payment
–  Fowarding orders to suppliers
–  Monitoring and expediting orders

Qualifications Summary:
– Associates Degree or equivalent in Supply Chain, Finance, Business or Accounting
– Minimum two years purchasing related experience
– Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships
– Proficient in MS Office Suite
– Be able to meet deadlines, multi-tasker, and work well under pressure
– Strong communication skills
– Excellent time management
– Ability to work independently with little supervision

 

Approximately $40,000 – $50,000/annually, depending on experience.