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Priefert Manufacturing

Purchasing Agent (Mt Pleasant TX)
Description:
Manage relationships with key suppliers to maintain quality of goods, timely delivery and compliance with terms of contracts
Responsibilities:
  • Assess supplier profiles and analyze offers
  • Prepare and implement effective negotiation tactics
  • Monitor stock levels and issue purchase orders
  • Participate in cost reduction strategies; observe and report price changes
  • Build and develop long-term relationships with suppliers.
  • Report KPI (Key Performance Indicator) data as requested by Purchasing Director to assess, analyze and track vendor performance
  • Develop profitable purchasing strategies
Essential Abilities:
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • A sense of energy, passion, honesty, good attendance, and personal responsibility
  • Strong Multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, math and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
Desired:
  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or related field highly desired
Compensation/Benefits
  • Health/Dental/Life/STD-LTD/Accident
  • Vacation/Sick/Paid Holidays/401 (k)
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