Purchasing Clerk
Also referred to as: Purchasing Clerk, Procurement Clerk, Award Clerk, Bid Clerk, Buyer, assistant, Purchase-Request Editor, Purchasing-and-Fiscal Clerk
Requirements and Responsibilities
Prepares purchase orders and maintains purchasing records. Researches and negotiates with suppliers to obtain prices and specifications. Provides routine administrative support. May operate a system for data entry and transmission. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.
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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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