Purchasing Clerk, Sr prepares and processes purchase orders and maintains purchasing records. Interacts with suppliers to obtain pricing and product specifications. Being a Purchasing Clerk, Sr verifies order acknowledgements and pricing. Sets up new vendors in ordering system and Inputs and transmits transactions. Additionally, Purchasing Clerk, Sr requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or team leader. The Purchasing Clerk, Sr works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Purchasing Clerk, Sr typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.