Randstad Purchasing Agent in Houston, Texas

Purchasing Agent

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$20 - $24 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Oil and Gas Extraction

  • reference:140812

job description

Purchasing Agent

Contract position: Purchasing coordinator needed for a contract position in Houston TX. This person will provide procurement support to the organization, providing direct interface between procurement management, clients, systems and suppliers.

Responsibilities for the Purchasing Agent

  • Resolve transactional procurement issues for suppliers and internal partners

  • Maintain system price agreements, PO's and other related SAP documents

  • Be an active partner of strategic sourcing to strengthen strategies and vendor relations

Requirements for the Purchasing Agent

  • Fluency in Spanish is required

  • Minimum Associate's degree in a business, finance, technology or related field. 1+ years' experience in a relevant service role (e.g. Procurement Services, Strategic Sourcing, Customer Service, Finance and/or Supply Chain disciplines)

  • Ability to demonstrate value to, quickly establish trust from and form beneficial relationships with individuals and teams

  • Knowledge of SAP is desired, but not required