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At the world market leader in energy technology, you will contribute to keeping the energy supply stable in the future. With our intelligent digital and analogue solutions, you will help shape the implementation of the energy transition. In a global team of 3,800 committed colleagues, which is characterised by the unique cohesion of our family-run group of companies. Reinhausen - where Power meets Passion.

For our location Humboldt, TN we are looking forward for you as:

Purchasing Agent

What challenges can you expect?

Purchasing agent converts planned orders & requisitions into purchase orders.
Ensures that these purchase orders fulfill the requirements regarding pricing and lead time.  

Essential Functions:

  • Generate and evaluate weekly order reports
  • Monitor changes in the market and price trends
  • Monitor and maintain current inventory levels based on company budgets
  • Monitor shipments to ensure goods come in on time and follow up with vendors on past due goods
  • Purchase the highest quality material at the lowest possible price and in the correct amounts
  • Prepare purchase orders and bid proposals for goods and services
  • Maintain and review items purchased, cost, delivery, and inventories
  • Expedite delivery of material from vendors
  • Review orders to determine product type and quantities required to meet demand
  • Discuss defective or unacceptable goods or service with vendors and quality control personnel
  • Resolves purchasing problems between departments and vendors
  • May approve invoices for payment
  • Weekly order reports
  • Monitor changes in the market and price trends
  • Monitor shipments to ensure goods come in on time
  • Purchase of material in(quality/price)
  • Discuss defective or unacceptable goods
  • Resolves purchasing problems between departments and vendors

What do we expect from you?


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience


  • SAP knowledge preferred
  • 1-2 years experience in purchasing


  • Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected


  • Team player
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Time Management
  • Thoroughness
  • Ability to Negotiate

Reinhausen provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Reinhausen complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Reinhausen expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Reinhausen employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

This is what we offer. And much more.

Click through our benefits and learn more about your benefits with us!
Paid Health benefits option: Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance for you and your family, and Teladoc services, outstanding HSA Contribution, generous 401k match – Up to 10% of base pay
Competitive compensation, annual discretionary bonus, and anniversary bonus payments
Challenging tasks in a system-relevant industry, freedom to shape and make decisions as well as a high degree of personal responsibility, working in an international and innovative environment

Interested? Apply now!

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