Purchasing Jobs in Salem, NH

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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The Middlesex Corporation - Littleton, MA (22 miles from Salem, NH)
Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, and other graphics programs) Necessary...
7 days ago
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center - Danvers, MA (20 miles from Salem, NH)
Manages the competitive bidding process for purchases requiring same. Coordinates with program directors and, where appropriate, facilities staff to develop specifications for bids....
60+ days ago
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center - Danvers, MA (20 miles from Salem, NH)
Manages the competitive bidding process for purchases requiring same. Coordinates with program directors and, where appropriate, facilities staff to develop specifications for bids....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Salem, NH

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Salary for Purchasing Jobs in Salem, NH

This is the average annual salary for Purchasing jobs in Salem, NH as reported by the BLS.

$66,870

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Highest Education Level

Purchasings in Salem, NH offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.6%)
  • Master's Degree (15.6%)
  • High School or GED (13.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (11.7%)
  • Some College (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.2%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Purchasings in Salem, NH
  • 2-4 years (30.0%)
  • 1-2 years (25.0%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 10+ years (10.0%)
  • 6-8 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (5.0%)
  • None (5.0%)

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