The average salary for a Purchasing Specialist is Rs 457,780.
MEDIAN Rs 457,780
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Job Description for Purchasing Specialist
Purchasing specialists typically hold manager-level positions charged with making purchases necessary for their organization's operations. The day-to-day duties performed by these specialists vary depending on the needs of the company. However, generally, a purchasing specialist works in a service-oriented business and oversees the purchasing and inventory of operating supplies rather than retail goods. Hotels, restaurants, hospitals, and companies that repair, maintain, or conduct construction…Read more
Purchasing Specialist Tasks
- Predict required packaging or resources according to customer requests and coordinate with vendors to obtain products.
- Resolve billing issues and any conflicts between the company and the vendors.
- Maintain working relationships with vendors, evaluate vendor contract terms, and negotiate prices.
- Place, schedule, and follow-up on orders to ensure accuracy and timely delivery.
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Popular Skills for Purchasing Specialist
Skills in Purchasing and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Vendor Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Specialist
An early career Purchasing Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 324,923 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 573,913 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 937,840 based on 6 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Purchasing Specialist in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (21.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (25.1% less).
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