Purchasing Agent

Robert Half

Job Description

Ref ID: 01370-0011986855

Classification: Purchasing Agent

Compensation: $22.00 to $23.00 hourly

Job Description: Manages the production schedule and the administration of securing packaging and raw materials. Purchasing functions including new item setup, PO creation, receiving functions, vendor invoice matchup, tracking materials, entering production, scheduling, data interchange with customers and meeting misc. customer requirements.

- Provides the production schedule based on customer req

- Updated production reports and checks inventories of support items

- Arranges for packaging and raw material releases

- Monitors MRP Reports and follows up on critical material deliveries

- Handles all dept. paperwork flow and EDI interfaces with customers

- May be required to assist in inventory reconciliation

- Maintains all quality standards as specified

- Good written, verbal, and presentation skills.

-Ability to compute, analyze and apply all basic math concepts.

-Excellent time management

-Decision making problem solving

Top 3 Requirements:

- 3-5 years buying/planning required

- Min req Associates Degree

- Inventory Management or MRP experience

Required Software/Hardware:

- Inhouse Software similar to JDE Edwards, Oracle (Client willing to train)

Job Requirements

MS Excel, Purchasing Materials, Buyer, Planner, Inventory Management or MRP Experience

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