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Purchasing Agent

Atlanta Flooring Design Centers
Suwanee, Georgia, United States
November 06, 2018


The purchasing agent is responsible for creating purchase orders for all materials and products required for CG orders as entered in RFMS for all commercial, builder, residential and warranty/repair work orders. The agent must also respond in a timely manner to requests for order modifications and corrections to insure prompt delivery. A thorough understanding of purchasing policies and procedures, knowledge and understanding of inventory management and warehouse receiving procedures is required. Two to three years ordering/purchasing experience, computer experience and some management experience is desirable.


- Enter stocking Purchase Orders and generate Purchase Order sheets for warehouse receiving.

- Check all confirmations against original PO’s and update data; notify sales, customer service and Installation if delivery date does not meet production schedules.

- Inform receiving department of special pick ups from mills, preferably with 2 to 3 days lead time.

- Contact Vendor Sales Reps for special pricing for special products as needed.


- Communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with clients, staff, vendors, and others

- Strong organization skills, able to multi-task, and can manage time to meet frequently changing deadlines in a fast-paced environment

- Working knowledge of flooring materials and installation processes a plus


- Weekly Payroll with Direct Deposit

- Eligible to participate in Group Health, Dental & Vision Insurance Plan after 60 days full-time employment

- Supplemental life, accident, cancer and short-term disability insurance available after 60 days full-time employment

- 401(K) with Company Match after six months employment

- Paid Time Off (PTO) from first day of employment