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Buyer Associate

Ferguson Experienced
Newport News, VA 23606
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Job Description:

We realize that our greatest assets are our best-in-class associates, which is why we're dedicated to offering limitless opportunities for growth and advancement. We want to help you build a long-lasting career with Ferguson. Together, we can continue to lead the industry and help build our nation's infrastructure from the ground up. Join our team today. Fergusonis currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for a Buyer Associate.It is a great opportunity to be engaged in our Own Brand initiatives.

If you have an interest in purchasing and logistics than this is the position for you!


A Buyer Associate's responsibilities include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Placing purchase orders, expediting, and providing customer service functions
  • Compilation and maintenance of information and records to prepare Purchase Orders
  • File Maintenance
  • Contact vendors and suppliers for quotations
  • Expedite orders
  • Reconciliation of payable discrepancies
  • Manage freight billing and audit processes
  • Research specifications of products not clearly identified
  • Enter and edit purchase orders and blanket order releases
  • Ensure product file integrity
  • Maintain good customer and supplier relations
  • Reconcile customer problems


  • Strong customer service skills
  • Detail oriented with a high level of accuracy
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills, and above average math skills
  • Ability to handle pressure and work effectively within deadlines
  • Bachelor's Degree (Business, Computer Science, Communications preferred but not necessary)


The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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