Also known as: Category Purchasing Manager, Commodity Manager, Materials Director, Materials Manager, Procurement Director, Procurement Manager, Purchasing Director, Purchasing Supervisor, Strategic Sourcing Director
Description: When companies need to acquire raw or finished goods to resell or use in manufacturing, they turn to Purchasing Managers to get the job done. These professionals evaluate suppliers, negotiate prices and delivery, manage budgets and review product quality. Managers need at least a Bachelor's degree and relevant experience as a purchasing agent or buyer.
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