Lyons HR has an immediate opening for a Purchasing Agent/Buyer for a successful business in Huntsville. Requirements include: A minimum of two (2) years of directly related experience in the purchasing/buying market is required. Excellent communication skills (oral and written), knowledge of contract procedures and negotiation tactics are required. Familiarity with public sector and state procurement laws, a proven track record of interaction with suppliers pertinent to the utility/construction industry (e.G., large construction equipment, office, etc.) is preferred. Proficient use of MS Office Tools (e.G., excel, word, access, PowerPoint). $16-17/hr DOE.