Purchasing Agents

  • Company: Adecco
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: January 25, 2017
  • Reference ID: 1209004061
A well established corporation in Queens, NY is looking for an experienced Purchasing Agent for a temp to hire position. Purchasing Agents responsibilities include the following:
¿ Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.
¿ Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery.
¿ Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department.
¿ Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
¿ Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.
¿ Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation.
¿ Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents.
¿ Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
¿ Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
¿ Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed
Additional skills needed are:
Supply Management, Tracking Budget Expenses, Vendor Relationships, Organization, Customer Service, Documentation Skills, Supply Management, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Cost Accounting, Control Engineering
Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits available to you as a contractor after one week of employment include:

¿ Medical Coverage - Access to an affordable and comprehensive group medical coverage plan
¿ 401(k) - Adecco offers all temporary employees the ability to participate in a 401(k) savings program
¿ Pay Options/Direct Deposit - Make it as easy as possible for you to get paid
¿ Paid Holidays - Selected paid holiday, based on accrued hour requirements
¿ State-of-the-Art Career Center - Training and resources available for all employees
¿ Highly trained and professional staff - Our team cares about you and your career!
Click on ¿Apply Now¿ to be considered for this position or any other administrative related opportunities with Adecco.

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