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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleBuyer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$52,311  
20.03%
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Assists in purchasing materials, supplies and services at the most favorable terms for the organization. Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and serv More

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Associate Buyer
Entry Buyer
Junior Buyer
Purchasing Generalist I
Job TitleBuyer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$63,051  
24.14%
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Purchases materials, supplies and services at the most favorable terms for the organization. Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services. Tracks More

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Intermediate Buyer
Purchasing Generalist II
Job TitleBuyer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,257  
29.97%
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Purchases materials, supplies and services at the most favorable terms for the organization. Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services. Tracks More

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Purchasing Generalist III
Senior Buyer
Job TitleBuyer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$99,187  
37.98%
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Purchases materials, supplies and services at the most favorable terms for the organization. Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services. Tracks More

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Purchasing Generalist IV
Specialist Buyer
Job TitleCommodity Buyer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$68,633  
26.28%
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Purchases commodities for use in manufacturing and other business applications. Monitors and analyzes the commodities market and overall economic conditions to ensure that commodities are purchased at More

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Commodities Purchasing Specialist II
Materials Procurement Buyer II
Strategic Tactical Commodity Buyer II
Job TitleCommodity Buyer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$86,214  
33.01%
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Purchases commodities for use in manufacturing and other business applications. Monitors and analyzes the commodities market and overall economic conditions to ensure that commodities are purchased at More

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Commodities Purchasing Specialist III
Materials Procurement Buyer III
Strategic Tactical Commodity Buyer III
Job TitleCommodity Buyer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$111,306  
42.62%
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Purchases commodities for use in manufacturing and other business applications. Monitors and analyzes the commodities market and overall economic conditions to ensure that commodities are purchased at More

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Commodities Purchasing Specialist IV
Materials Procurement Buyer IV
Strategic Tactical Commodity Buyer IV
Job TitleCommodity Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$99,921  
38.26%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops, implements, and maintains a commodity inventory strategy that supports a company's supply chain. Evaluates market conditions in order to maintain inventory levels and control costs. Evaluate More

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Commodities Manager
Commodities Purchasing Manager
Commodity Purchasing/Vendor Relations Manager
Materials Procurement Manager
Strategic Commodity Purchasing Manager
Job TitleDivisional Merchandising Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$187,643  
71.85%
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Manages a division's group of buyers who select merchandise for order, place orders, and are involved in inventory distribution. Works with buyers to review previous orders and to determine which inve More

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Buying/Merchandising Divisional Manager
Job TitleEquipment Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$113,913  
43.62%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Directs the management of company equipment including procurement activities, preventative maintenance, repair/replacement and safety assurance. Manages the records, licenses, inspections, warrantees, More

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Construction Equipment Procurement and Management

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