Purchasing Agent

Purchasing Fort Myers, Florida


Job Overview

The role of role Purchasing Agent is critical to achieve department objectives, goals, and maintaining vendor information and inventories and is accomplished by purchasing activities in compliance with department requirements.


Data Entry

  • Accurately create residential, service, sewer, and water pick sheets for the Indiana team to include all necessary materials needed for each project
  • Correctly input warehouse requisition sheets and transfers to ensure all materials are accounted for
  • Systematically track and log all orders received to determine vendor performance
  • Carefully enter customer order fill rates to ensure customer timelines are met on time
  • Assist in inputting all monthly and quarterly inventory counts



  • Attentively aware of appropriate timeline needed to select relevant vendors and place orders for Phase 2 and 3 special order materials
  • Systematically issue Indiana residential, service, sewer, and water will call purchase orders as needed
  • Willingly serve as backup for Purchasing Supervisor tasks when coverage is needed



  • Meticulously administrate and process all returns and credits each month for the Indiana residential, service, sewer, and water projects


Pre-Start Review

  • Consistently review the output product from the start team in comparison to the relevant job sheets and clearly communicate any changes, errors, or modifications to address


Administrative Carefully review open inventory transactions each month with relevant warehouse staff and vendors

  • Cooperatively assist in other departments when coverage is needed






  • Clear, effective communications skills – both written and verbal
  • Aptitude for prioritizing and problem-solving
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft business suite of products
  • Experience with Great Plains or equivalent accounting software
  • Basic mathematical ability including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
  • Ability to read and interpret requisition sheets, schematics, safety rules and operating instructions
  • Ability to write reports and routine correspondence
  • Preference for accuracy, attention to detail, and organization
  • Ability to accurately and efficiently enter data
  • Proficient in using basic office equipment including a numeric keypad
  • A high school diploma or GED is required, Associate or Bachelor degree preferred
  • 4 years of purchasing experience; construction industry preferred


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