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Purchasing Agent

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Ferguson Tampa , FL 33602

Posted 4 months ago

Job Description:

If a career with an organization that rewards performance and provides a stable and supportive environment for its associates nationwide sounds good to you, Ferguson may just be the place for you. Our people are our biggest asset and share a common passion for customer service, which has helped shape us into the industry leader we are today.

Ferguson is currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for a Purchasing Agent. If you have an interest in purchasing and logistics than this is the position for you!


A Purchasing Agent's responsibilities include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Placing purchase orders, expediting, and providing customer service functions

  • Compilation and maintenance of information and records to prepare Purchase Orders

  • File Maintenance

  • Contact vendors and suppliers for quotations

  • Expedite orders

  • Reconciliation of payable discrepancies

  • Manage freight billing and audit processes

  • Research specifications of products not clearly identified

  • Enter and edit purchase orders and blanket order releases

  • Ensure product file integrity

  • Maintain good customer and supplier relations

  • Reconcile customer problems


  • Strong customer service skills

  • Advanced analytical skills

  • Competent oral and written communication skills

  • Detail oriented with a high level of accuracy

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills, and above average math skills

  • Ability to handle pressure in a fast-paced environment, and work effectively within deadlines

  • Ability to prioritize work, managing multiple demands and objectives in a professional manner

  • Bachelor's Degree (Business, Computer Science, Communications) preferred


As a large, successful company who prides itself on its stability, Ferguson can offer a competitive benefits package which includes the following: medical (two plans to choose from), dental, vision, disability, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (holidays, vacation, sick, personal, and floating holidays), recognition programs, community involvement opportunities, and much more!

  • The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.
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