Purchasing Agent

T-H Marine Supplies, LLC
Huntsville, AL 35824

Basic Job Details

  • Status: Closed / Position Filled
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Number of hires for this role: 1


  • US work authorization (Required)
  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant field, or 2 years experience
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Critical thinking and negotiation skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with overseas vendors and shipments
  • Exhibit sharp problem-solving skills
  • Experience with ERP systems strongly preferred 

Full Job Description

Purchasing Agent


T-H Marine is looking for a Purchasing Agent join our team. This position has primary responsibility for working in the Purchasing Department with vendors ordering products and materials, new product development, and overall company cost saving.


  • Research, select and purchase quality products and materials
  • Build relationships with suppliers and negotiate price, terms and conditions, quality, and on-time delivery
  • Update inventory and ensure that stock levels are kept at appropriate levels
  • Communicate with Customer Service and Sales about inventory of parts
  • Arrange transport of goods and track orders to ensure timely delivery
  • Analyze market trends and apply this knowledge to make insightful buying decisions
  • Assess quality of stock received and escalate any discrepancies to suppliers and management
  • Research for new vendors, new products, alternatives to current vendors and products
  • Assist with management of Purchasing email account
  • Set up new vendors, working with Accounts Payable for all needed forms or invoice quantity and price discrepancies
  • Keep track, order, and disperse office/cleaning supplies

        Job Type: Full-time



            • Bachelor's Degree (preferred)


            • 2 years experience

            Work Location:

            • One location

            Work Remotely:

            • No

            To apply, please visit our ADP Application Link or write us at: hr@thmarine.com
            (or feel free to submit questions about the position to the same address)