Purchasing Agent
Also referred to as: Purchasing Agent
Requirements and Responsibilities
Selects vendors and places orders based on business requirement. Monitors a system to maintain inventory levels and availability. Resolves issues related to inventory return, replacement, and credit arrangement. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or a manager. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience.
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Level of Education:  Purchasing Agent Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Purchasing Agent Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Purchasing Agent Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Categories:  Materials Management, Purchasing
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation,
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