To assist the purchase manager in day to day purchase activities.
To prepare purchase orders.
To take quotation of various purchase items.
Analyze price proposals and other information to determine reasonable prices
Negotiate contracts and prices on behalf of the organization
Maintain supplier list
Maintain and review records of items bought, costs, deliveries, product performance, and inventories
Work out agreements with suppliers, such as when products will be delivered
Evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, and delivery speed