Purchasing Agent

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Organization: Greenwood Fabricating and Plating, LLC

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: Based on experience

Requirements:

Minimum Job Requirements (but not limited to):
High School Diploma required. Associate?s or Bachelor?s degree preferred. A minimum 5 years purchasing experience required. Software applications needed in work processing, spreadsheet and database management. Organizational skills including ability to prioritize work and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records. Ability to interact and communicate well with all levels of the organization and vendors. Strong analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills.

Job Description:

Summary of Duties:

The purchasing agent negotiates vendor terms, prices and schedules delivery using knowledge of budget and schedule requirements. Responsible for purchasing, distributing materials, equipment, and supplies in the organization by performing the following duties personally or through delegation.

Job Duties Include (but not limited to):

 Plans, organizes, and controls activities related to the procurement function through the use of MRP
 Organizes, the work of the tool crib and central supply personnel engaged in receiving, issuing, delivering supplies and equipment
 Prepares instructions regarding purchasing systems and procedures
 Develops a system to evaluate vendor quotations that utilizes appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques to ensure quality, price, delivery and service
 Implements, manages and monitors procurement reporting systems to meet company requirements
 Recruits and maintains suppliers that provide high quality products and services at a competitive price, while maintaining the highest code of ethics and conduct
 Prepares and issues purchase orders
 Reviews purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to company policy
 Arranges for disposal of surplus materials
 Performs other duties as assigned by the Operations Support Manager
 Committed to the GF&P, Inc. quality policy:
?Work as a team to safely produce products that exceed our customer?s quality expectations with continuous improvement and service.?

Schedule:
Monday- Friday
8:00am-5:00pm
Contact Name:
Dee Dee Setzler
Contact Email: hr@gfpi.com
Application Process:
Qualified applicants should send resume to hr@gfpi.com.