Robert Half Purchasing Specialist III in Sugar Land, Texas
Robert Half is currently working with a client looking for a Purchasing Agent. The ideal candidate will be bilingual in Spanish/English (Portuguese a plus). Responsibilities of the Purchasing Agent include collaborating and negotiating with suppliers to purchase goods and services for the company. As the Purchasing Agent you will be processing purchase orders, in addition to locating suppliers and researching goods, services and materials. This position will be in the Sugar Land, Texas area and will be in office. For immediate consideration, apply today!
Research and compare suppliers, goods, and services
Oversee relationships with key suppliers to maintain compliance to terms of contracts, quality of goods, and timely delivery
Assess supplier profiles and examine offers
Inquire about cost proposals and negotiate prices and contracts
Process and prepare purchase orders
Prepare and present detailed reports (revenues, buying expenditures, etc.)
Document records of all transactions, purchase orders, receipts, and payments
Determine purchase needs and monitor inventory levels
Requirements - Proficiency in CRM, ERP, and inventory management software programs
Strong documentation and organization skills
Prior experience as a purchasing agent or in a similar position
Skilled in communication and negotiation
High school diploma or GED required
Degree in business administration, procurement, or a related field preferred
Must be skilled in analytical thinking and research
Qualified candidates in urgent need of employment, may want to consider this role and contact us today!
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