Adecco has partnered with a company in the Muskegon Michigan
area, looking for a Purchasing Agent.
The Purchasing Agent will purchase chemicals to be delivered to
both customers and for the internal warehouse. Primary
responsibilities will involve vendor relations, keeping up to date
on market conditions, and pricing. The purchasing agent with the
purchasing manager will discuss and manage the sourcing function as
well as the buying function of chemicals.
Candidates must understand the overall economy and keep the company
competitive, sell company to our vendors to help foster long
productive relationships, and work with employees to bring the best
value in a manner that meets or exceeds all aspects of the Quality
and Environmental Commitment.
Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Update costs and supplier information via Chempax.
Maintain orders and inventory.
Request and verify updates on SDS's and specification/technical
Schedule common carriers and drivers as needed for the purchasing
Works closely with Purchasing, Warehouse, and Transportation
functions on projects to optimize ISO processes, eliminating waste
and increasing margins.
Understand and be able to operate in Webb¿s Chempax ERP
Strong working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Suite.
Strong negotiating skills in relations with outside vendors.
Ability to foster and grow relationships with outside vendors.
Ability to read and write product specifications.
Play a significant role in the success of the ISO processes
including documentation, training and the importance of the
If you have the skills and experience required for this position,
and you are looking for a new opportunity to make 2015 your best
year yet, don't delay and apply today at