Purchasing Assistant

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Come work at 98point6 inc a leading firm in our industry in the metro area. We're pleased to have a 4.0 Glassdoor rating. We are looking to hire an experienced Purchasing Assistant to help us keep growing. If you're hard-working and dedicated, 98point6 inc is an ideal place to get ahead. Apply today!

Responsibilities for Purchasing Assistant

Issue purchase orders to suppliers, distributors, and manufacturers

Ensure that orders received are accurate

Ensure goods received are not damaged

Handle goods throughout the purchasing process

Work closely with relevant departments to ensure products purchased are in line with the needs of the company

Maintain current awareness of industry market trends

Conduct competitor analysis to identify popular products

Keep accurate records of purchases made



Job Requirements:
  • Qualifications for Purchasing Assistant includes

    Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred

    Experience working as a purchasing assistant in the industry is preferred

    Good understanding of popular products in the industry

    Strong knowledge of industry market trends and conditions

    Excellent interpersonal and social skills

    Good verbal and written communication skills

    Positive and professional demeanor

    Flexible to travel to meet with suppliers, distributors, and manufacturers as required

    Able to lift, carry and move a minimum of 25lbs

  • Facilitate purchasing of non-inventory product
  • Facilitate purchasing of raw materials
  • Operate within local purchasing policies
  • Send purchase orders to vendors
  • Add new items to purchasing system
  • Assist in developing profitable purchasing strategies
  • Expediting of purchase orders under direction
  • Track the status of all purchase orders
  • Maintain address system in the purchasing system
  • Administer purchasing processes to assure correct transactions
  • Maintain proficiency in computerized purchasing/business systems;.
  • Getting quotes, purchasing materials, billing
  • Improve purchasing tools, processes and procedures
  • Create purchase orders of corresponding vendors/suppliers
  • Submit purchase orders and process merchandise returns
  • Assist the purchasing team with diversified administrative tasks
  • Transmit information to factories & purchasing services
  • Entering sales/purchase orders in a timely manner
  • Submit purchase orders to suppliers and transportation companies
  • Prepare purchase orders by verifying specifications and price

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