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Purchasing Agent/Buying Agent

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Objectives of this Role 
  • Work closely with Engineering, Sales, and Project Management to support supply chain activities in Motive Energy 
  • Assist in Logistics Operations related to shipping, ocean freight and custom duties
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities 
  • Solicit price quotes from suppliers 
  • Generate POs 
  • Monitor lead times, material availability, and WIP status across the supply chain. Inform key stakeholders of status and potential issues 
  • Coordinate with sales teams to fold sales trends and forecasts into demand planning and product run rates 
  • Suggest inventory adjustments based on changes in demand, market trends, or supply variability Manage inventory across multiple storage locations 
  • Build and maintain relationships with new and existing third-party vendors Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, preferred 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Experience facilitating supply chain logistics; understanding of supply chain systems 
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills (experience with pivot charts, PowerBI, Microsoft GP a plus)

Successful candidates will be required to submit to a criminal background check.
'Motive' is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer
Motive provides equal opportunity to all employees on the basis of individual qualification without regard to race, sex, religion, color, age, national origin, physical and mental disability, genetic information and history, sexual orientation, or other category protected by state or federal law. 'Motive' does not discriminate in the recruitment, hiring, compensation, promotion, transfer, benefits, or any other condition of employment.