The average salary for a Vendor Specialist is $50,796.
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Job Description for Vendor Specialist
Vendor specialists are responsible for ensuring timely, reliable, and accurate inventory reconciliation between a company and its vendors, foreign or local. Vendor specialists must coordinate the payments made to vendors while also taking into account the feedback and inventory levels of other departments, and they must be able to manage the company's cash flow and maintain effective communication with vendors at all times. Vendor specialists are often responsible for updating pertinent stateme…Read more
Vendor Specialist Tasks
- Act as a contact point for vendors, answer questions, and resolve problems.
- Handle the processing of information for new vendors and integrate them into vendor system.
- Identify possible areas of vendor risk and work to minimize that risk.
- Manage company relations with vendors and ensure vendors meet contract requirements.
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Popular Skills for Vendor Specialist
Skills in Vendor Relations, Vendor Management, Operations Management and Accounts Payable are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Vendor Specialist
An entry-level Vendor Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,000 based on 19 salaries. An early career Vendor Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,855 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Vendor Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,573 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Vendor Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,625 based on 19 salaries.
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