Purchasing Supervisor III
Also referred to as: Level III Purchasing Supervisor, Purchasing Supervisor III
Requirements and Responsibilities
Supervises the daily activities of the purchasing function. Reviews purchasing decisions, orders, and vendor contracts. Oversees the ordering of materials and supplies from vendors. A level III supervisor has full authority and may be considered lower middle management. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.

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