PURCHASING AGENT

Dixie Motors LLC d b a Dixie RV Superstores - Hammond, LA (30+ days ago)


Dixie RV SuperStores is currently seeking a Purchasing Agent for our Hammond, LA location. Ideal candidate will have previous purchasing experience in a dealership environment (RV, Automotive, Marine, Powersports, Etc...). This person will need to have great customer service skills, positive attitude, work well with others, work in an ethical manner, and have the ability to navigate a computer while learning new things.

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.

Responsibilities:
Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to order; 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 supplies for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department.
Obtains purchase items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves any shipment errors with suppliers.
Authorize payments 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.

Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED
Neat, clean and professional appearance
Strong communication skills
Strong attention to detail