Purchasing compile requests for materials
Prepare purchase orders
Keep track of purchases and supplies
Handle inquiries about orders.
They gather information and records to draw up purchase orders for procurement of materials and services.
They make sure that what was purchased arrives on schedule and meets the purchaser’s specifications.
Buyers respond to customer and supplier inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations.
They also monitor inventory, perform buying duties when necessary, and contact suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries.
Perform buying duties when necessary
Contact suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries.