TriMas Corporation Purchasing Agent in Ottawa, Kansas

Purchasing Agent

**Company: MAC Fasteners

Primary Location: 1110 Enterprise Ave, Ottawa, Kansas 66067-USA

Employment Type: Hourly | Full-time

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities


To procure or bid technical, engineering, manufacturing, office, and miscellaneous goods and/or services within allocated costs and time constraints.* *

*Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Competencies: *

Obtains bids and issues purchase orders on a timely basis to meet organizational needs.

Evaluates reports, reviews and follows up on past due purchase orders.

Maintains good company image and supplier relations through numerous daily business contacts via telephone or in person.

Investigates and resolves discrepancies occurring between invoices and purchase orders.

Review and analyzes purchase order acknowledgments and simple contracts.

Looks for opportunities to procure improve and/or less costly materials and/or services.

Selects and maintains sources of supply and internally communicates changes affecting purchase.

Documents procedures and source records. Maintains accurate files.

Performs purchase order expediting, as needed.