Job Title: Purchasing Agent
Company: First Priority Emergency Vehicles
Location: Flanders, New Jersey
**This position will require training in Manchester, New Jersey for up to two weeks.**
Salary Range: $38,500-$45,000 based on experience
Job Type: Full Time
We are looking for a skilled Purchasing Agent to buy goods and services necessary for our business. You have the means and opportunity to raise our profits by making the most high-quality and cost-effective purchases.
The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail and a commercial mindset. You should know how to evaluate market conditions and different suppliers. Communication skills will help you negotiate effectively and maintain profitable relationships.
The goal is to acquire supplies that are critical for the success of our business operations.
Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Purchasing Agent Skills and Qualifications:
Supply Management, Tracking Budget Expenses, Vendor Relationships, Organization, Customer Service, Documentation Skills, Supply Management, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Cost Accounting, Control Engineering. Proven experience as inventory manager or similar position.
3+ years Inventory (Management) experience
3+ years Purchasing experience
General knowledge of automotive parts ( OEM and after market), construction materials, electrical systems ( 12v and 110v)
Some mechanical experience
Attention to detail
Benefits / Schedule
Hours of Operation: M- F generally 7-3:30 / 8-4:30
Health, Dental, Vision, Life and 401K offered after 90 days
Paid PTO / Vacation and Holidays
Veterans: welcome to apply
Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to:
First Priority Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.