Purchasing Clerk Job Description
The following is a full job description for Purchasing Clerk. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Purchasing Clerk along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Purchasing Clerk is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Purchasing Clerk, Sr, Purchasing Director, Top Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Supervisor II, Top Division Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Agent, Purchasing Supervisor I, Purchasing Supervisor III
Requirements and Responsibilities For Purchasing Clerk
Creates purchase orders for the acquisition of materials. Researches, interviews, and negotiates with suppliers to obtain prices and specifications. Provides routine administrative support. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Procurement Clerk, Award Clerk, Bid Clerk, Buyer, assistant, Purchase-Request Editor, Purchasing-and-Fiscal Clerk, Purchasing Clerk
Similar Jobs:  Purchasing Clerk, Sr, Purchasing Director, Top Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Supervisor II, Top Division Purchasing Executive, Purchasing Agent, Purchasing Supervisor I, Purchasing Supervisor III
Categories:  Materials Management, Administrative, Support, and Clerical
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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