Full / Part Time

Date Posted

Purchasing Agent
Buford, GA
Part-time 10-15 hrs/week

We are looking for an experienced Purchasing Agent in our Corporate office located in Buford, Georgia. 

Required Skills

  • Must have experience with forecasting and planning
  • Must analyze weekly replenishment requisitions through the planning system
  • Must be able to analyze demand-based anomalies and ensure real-time proper stocking levels are maintained
  • Create and process purchase orders
  • Obtain and distribute accurate ETA information to all stakeholders
  • Complete GI/GR for all direct shipment purchase orders
  • Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availability and delivery schedule
  • Expedite all open orders with suppliers and enforce lead-time guidelines
  • Maintain weekly backorder report
  • Develops or assists in the development of documents such as Request for Quotes (RFQs) and Request for Proposals (RFPs)
  • Resolve receiving problems
  • New vendor set up
  • Maintain correct purchase price for all vendors
  • Ability to learn the internal process already in place
  • Keep all Executive Managers, Team Leads and Program/Department Directors aware of purchasing changes, when necessary
  • Complete all necessary reporting and provide financial information for audits
  • Must have a solid understanding of forecasting and planning
  • 10+ years of purchasing and purchase order experience
  • Preferably has SAP experience
  • Competitive pay based on experience

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your resume to: [email protected]