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Purchasing Agent

Snow Joe East Rutherford, NJ

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description:

Are you ready to GO WITH JOE? Snow Joe has an immediate opening for a Purchasing Agent in our East Rutherford, NJ location. We are looking for agents to evaluate vendors, negotiating contracts and preparing reports (e.g. on orders and costs.) For this role, you should have good knowledge of market research, along with solid analytical skills to make sure you're identifying the most profitable offers.


Responsibilities:

  • Research potential vendors
  • Compare and evaluate offers from suppliers
  • Negotiate contract terms of agreement and pricing
  • Track orders and ensure timely delivery
  • Review quality of purchased products
  • Enter order details (e.g. vendors, quantities, prices) into internal databases
  • Maintain updated records of purchased products, delivery information and invoices
  • Prepare reports on purchases, including cost analyses
  • Monitor stock levels and place orders as needed
  • Coordinate with warehouse staff to ensure proper storage

Requirements:

  • Proven work experience as a Purchasing Officer, Purchasing Agent or similar role
  • Good knowledge of vendor sourcing practices (researching, evaluating and liaising with vendors)
  • Hands-on experience with purchasing software, and Microsoft Office (Excel)
  • Understanding of supply chain procedures
  • Solid analytical skills, with the ability to create financial reports and conduct cost analyses
  • Negotiation skills

Preferred

  • BSc in Logistics, Business Administration or relevant field

Snow Joe

Address

East Rutherford, NJ
USA

Industry

Business

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