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purchasing agent


Source: Job Bank

Location

Richmond, BC
V6W0C4

Salary

$35.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: College/CEGEP
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting

  • Private sector

Tasks

  • Purchase general and specialized equipment, materials or business services
  • Assess requirements of establishment
  • Develop specifications for equipment, materials and supplies to be purchased
  • Consult with suppliers
  • Review quotations
  • Determine contract terms and conditions
  • Establish delivery schedules
  • Monitor progress of delivery schedules
  • Contact clients and suppliers to resolve problems
  • Plan, organize and oversee operational logistics of the organization
  • Provide customer service

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Word
  • MS Office
  • Electronic mail
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Time management
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week

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