Purchasing Specialist

Branford, CT 06405
United States

Experience Required

Job Description


Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list, clarifying unclear items, recommending alternatives.

Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock, scheduling delivery.

Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items, obtaining approval from requisitioning department.

Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers, monitoring and expediting orders.

Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.

Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation. Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents.

Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.

Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed.


Supply Management, Tracking Budget Expenses, Vendor Relationships, Organization, Customer Service, Documentation Skills, Supply Management, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Cost Accounting, Control Engineering.

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Branford CT 06405
United States

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