Randstad Purchasing Coordinator in Clarksville, Tennessee

Purchasing Coordinator

job details:

  • location:Clarksville, TN

  • salary:$17 - $20 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Industrial and Commercial Machinery and Computer Equipment

  • reference:S_730925

  • questions:beth.tanner@randstadusa.com931-647-0773

job description

Purchasing Coordinator

Reporting to the Purchasing Dept Director, we are seeking aPurchasing

Coordinatorresponsible for identifying the products that are to be purchased,

communicating with suppliers in S. Korea and China, confirming all aspects of

pricing, confirming all deliveries and maintaining an inventory control database.

To meet procurement schedule with daily functions including but not limited

toprocessing paperwork, issuing POs and obtaining quotes


Position Responsibilities :

  • Analyze customer's production forecast

  • Plan purchase and supply schedule

  • Place purchase order to suppliers

  • Meet the procurement schedule & solve problems for procurement

  • Contact with global supplier (Korea, China, Vietnam etc.)

  • Stock shortage risk control

  • Communicate with custom brokers and freight forwarders to ensure on time delivery

  • Provide proper shipping documents for customs clearance

  • Solve supplied item quality problem

  • Analyze & Report for purchase / sales performance

  • Contact with costumers constantly

  • Provide shipment information and logistic schedule

  • Purchase parts with the lowest cost though negotiation

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Required Skills :

  • Understand of Logistic process(Ocean, Air, Domestic)

  • Advanced knowledge of M/S Office (Power-point, Excel, Word) needed

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work under fast paced environment and pressure






  • Associate Degree or above in Business or international trading,

or relative experience for over 1 2 years

  • International trading field experience preferred

*Excellent interpersonal skills required

  • Ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines is important

  • Bilingual a plus but successful candidate need not be bilingual".

If you want to get in on the ground floor with an international company here in Clarksville, TN, please apply to this posting with your resume and call the Clarksville Branch at 931-647-0773.

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