Purchasing Agent

$13.00 - $25.00 hourly
  • Maynard, Inc.
  • Wichita, KS, USA
  • Jun 12, 2022
Full time Distribution-Shipping Inventory Manufacturing Purchasing-Procurement Supply Chain

Job Description

Job Details

$13 - $25 an hour

Job Type

Number of hires for this role


    • Procurement: 1 year (Preferred)

    • Purchasing: 1 year (Preferred)


Full Job Description

Job Description


Essential Talents

  • Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, and review requisitions for goods and services.
  • Purchase the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts.
  • Monitor and follow applicable laws and regulations.
  • Research and evaluate suppliers, based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production and distribution capabilities, and the supplier’s reputation and history.
  • Negotiate, renegotiate, and administer contracts with suppliers, vendors, and other representatives.
  • Maintain and review computerized or manual records of purchased items, costs, deliveries, product performance, and inventories.
  • Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time, and resolve problems related to undelivered goods.

Essential Tools and Technologies

  • Data base reporting software
  • Data entry software
  • Desktop computers
  • Inventory management system software
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office software
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Word

* Personal computers

* Scanners

  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards
  • Processing Information

  • Performing Administrative Activities

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $13.00 - $25.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:


  • Procurement: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Purchasing: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No


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