The average salary for a Purchasing Coordinator with Contract Negotiation skills is $46,292.
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Job Description for Purchasing Coordinator
A purchasing coordinator is responsible for routine and impromptu purchases made by a company from its affiliated vendors. This includes the duties of preparing and processing purchase orders or purchase requests, keeping records of purchases, keeping vendor information up to date, providing training on related applications and policies, and preparing descriptions and bids when necessary. A purchasing coordinator facilitates the acquisition of company supplies and equipment and ensures that vita…Read more
Purchasing Coordinator Tasks
- Coordinating and managing all activities during the purchasing process, such as creating purchase orders, monitoring transportation and invoice creation and follow-through.
- Analyze and monitor internal, economic, and consumer trends to forecast sales and inventory.
- Authorize payments, returns of merchandise, and pricing.
- Organize and locate inventory in databases and online systems.
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Popular Skills for Purchasing Coordinator
Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, Order Inventory, Inventory Management and Vendor Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Coordinator
An early career Purchasing Coordinator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,918 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Coordinator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,422 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Coordinator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,456 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $46,543.
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