Purchasing Jobs

Responsible for buying the goods or services a company needs in order to function. Purchasing personnel aim to buy the highest quality equipment or services for the lowest price. They evaluate suppliers according to cost, product quality, and delivery speed. They negotiate agreements with the vendors that offer the materials or services that best suit company needs for the greatest value.

Purchasing employees are also responsible for material use within the company. They take inventories, keep records of product performance, and make note of the frequency and volume of supply deliveries. They may also establish budgets to help reduce internal spending and waste of resources.

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Lennar Homes - Hamilton, NJ
etc. Back up Assistant Purchasing Manager as necessary Assist Purchasing Managers administratively, as needed Special projects as assigned by the Vice President of Purchasing Job Requirements Educa...
1 day ago
LGI Homes, Inc. - Las Vegas, NV
cluding medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company matching, employee stock purchase plan, and a new home discount. To submit an application, learn more about our culture, and view all open opportuni...
1 day ago
Seattle, WA
Quickbooks, and able to work under stressful situations. The right candidate will be working in the Purchasing Department, will be placing orders and making sure to be up to date with any materials needed...
1 day ago
Kavaliro - Orlando, FL
Responsibilities Responsible for Purchasing and Contracts Management. Negotiate the lowest cost possible (national production builder pricing) while maintaining high quality. Creatively source new produc...
1 day ago
Lennar Homes - Hamilton, NJ
etc. Back up Assistant Purchasing Manager as necessary Assist Purchasing Managers administratively, as needed Special projects as assigned by the Vice President of Purchasing Job Requirements Educa...
1 day ago
Opendoor - Nashville, TN
Purchasing Agent Nashville, TN Operations Home Operations Full-time About Opendoor At Opendoor, were on a mission to make it simple to buy and sell homes. The traditional process is broken, with an...
1 day ago
Trillium Staffing - Orlando, FL
Now hiring a Purchasing Manager in Orlando, FL. Job Description Trillium Construction Services is currently seeking a Purchasing Manager for a high-end custom homebuilder to develop and manage rela...
6 hours ago
Masons Supply Company - Portland, OR
ies as required Purchasing Duties Include: Help analyze stock levels and prepare purchase orders as needed Assist in Special orders and Non-stock Orders Aid in Logistics for Purchase orders Maintain...
6 hours ago
Vancouver, WA
Seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to support worldwide distribution of Mazda Performance Parts. In this hybrid position, the ideal candidate will leverage strong purchasing experience with an addi...
2 days ago
Century Communities - Englewood, CO
The Purchasing Agent is responsible for originating, negotiating and managing the procurement activities of assigned trade goods and services. They are responsible for bidding and contracting the trade...
1 day ago
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
alt Purchasing Manager Applied 22/05/18 Easy Apply Easily keep track of jobs you like that you can't apply to right now Marc Homes Rancho Cucamonga, CA Purchasing Manager Marc Homes Applied 22/05/18...
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Oxford, MS
Job ID 2599895 TITLE: CONSTRUCTION PURCHASING AGENT PAY RANGE: $70k - $100k LOCATION: Oxford, MS The Purchasing Agent will negotiate with vendors for the purchase of all materials, supplies, equipme...
3 days ago
Enerflex Incorporated - Houston, TX
School Job ID job-3293 Position Summary Job Summary The Purchasing Agent, reporting to the Purchasing Manager, will be responsible for the purchase of material commodities, equipment and supplies as ou...
3 days ago
Rosendin Electric - Hillsboro, OR
and/or Division Manager to develop Purchasing Plan to align with Regional Goals. Work with VP Purchasing and/or Corp Purchasing Manager on Corporate Purchasing Initiatives, and integrate into regio...
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Logan, UT
ion: Based on Experience employment type: full-time Kartchner Homes is seeking a Professional Purchasing Manager with experience in residential production homebuilding to work in our Logan, Utah office...
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Accounting for Purchase and Sale of Inventory

In this course, the accounting for inventory in merchandising companies is presented. Both the purchase and sales sides of the transactions will be analyzed, along with sales tax and physical...

Achieving World-Class Purchasing

Purchasing is no longer just about completing transactions. The crucial role that purchasing and supply management plays in today’s business is based on the need to create value, and those...

Purchase management with Odoo V8

This course will guide you, from the installation of the proper modules to the configuration of basic to complex purchase processes in Odoo.

This course is intended for anyone wanting...

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