Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Procurement Agent is $60,087
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Procurement Agents?
An entry-level Procurement Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,926 based on 33 salaries. An early career Procurement Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,047 based on 226 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Procurement Agents Do?
A procurement agent is responsible for buying high-quality items for clients at the lowest possible prices and in the correct amount. They also prepare purchase orders and solicit bid proposals, as well as review requests for goods while making sure items' suppliers offer appropriate pricing, selection, support, and reliability. The procurement agent must also follow all local laws and regulations related to purchasing and selling items, as well as negotiate and renegotiate contracts with …Read more
- Negotiate with different suppliers for price, quality, timeliness and other factors.
- Expedite and liaise with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of goods.
- Write and analyze requisitions, invoices, supply requests and supply orders.
- Track and monitor inventory and needs to determine when to order or purchase new items.