Coyne Chemical

Purchasing Associate

Croydon, PA

The George S. Coyne Chemical Co., Inc. is a diversified distributor of chemicals and chemical services. Chemicals are purchased nationwide from over 100 manufacturers and suppliers and distributed primarily throughout the Northeastern United States to a wide range of industrial manufacturing, and municipal markets.


We are seeking a Purchasing Associate to join our team! Assists the Purchasing Supervisor to forecast, maintain, and process stocked and non –stocked products.


  • Work as needed with the Purchasing Supervisor to schedule and assign daily work activities for the packaged products.
  • Assist with sourcing for spot purchases.
  • Coordinate freight carriers and terms with shipping department, vendor, and/or carriers.
  • Be available as needed to participate in getting freight rates for into stock items.
  • Assist with the reporting and handling of all pricing increase/decrease and product discontinuation/changes announcements.
  • Assist with developing improvements to the purchasing procedures.
  • Comply with all current ISO and purchasing procedures
  • Communicates with customer service and sales regarding lead times and any changes for inbound products.


  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Must possess excellent follow-up and planning skills.
  • Must work well under pressure and be able to prioritize workloads.
  • Must be able to multitask multiple projects at once.
  • Good computer skills with knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Past experience using ERP systems preferred.
  • High School education (minimum)
  • Basic chemical knowledge.
  • Have good team working abilities


  • Dental, Medical, Life, Vision, 401K
Coyne Chemical

Meridith Haskin

Director of Accounting & Finance
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