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Jr. Buyer in North Canton, OH at UCI International Employee Network

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

Business Unit: ASC Industries, Inc.

Job Title: Jr. Buyer

City:Canton State: OHIO                                                  


 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Responsible for compiling information and records to prepare and place purchase orders in the system for procurement of material.  Responsible for updating purchase orders with due dates and ordered or confirmed quantities.  Follow up on open purchase orders with regards to due dates and quantities directly with the vendors.  Support Buyers in their activities and duties.  Help maintain system master data such as lead times, minimum order quantities and other dynamic data as advised by Buyers and Management. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Searching inventory records to determine if material is on hard and in sufficient quantity.
  • Update POs in system for promise dates and quantities based on information provided and obtained from vendors and buyers.
  • Consults catalogs from suppliers to obtain prices and specifications. 
  • Enters purchase order data and coordinates communication of purchase orders to vendors.
  • Compiles records of items purchased or transferred between departments, prices, deliveries and inventories. 

*Will perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS: (Education, Experience, Certifications, Skills)

• Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in Business Administration or other relevant degree
• Min. 3 to 5 years Purchasing experience, combined with a demonstrated track record of accomplishments Excellent PC skills
• Knowledge of MS Office and Oracle Self-starter with
• Ability to work within teams Knowledge of ERP systems

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: (Education, Experience, Certifications, Skills)

  • Associates Degree (AA) or equivalent two years of related work experience
  • Mathematical abilities - needed to calculate pricing discounts, interest and commissions.
  • Self-motivation
  • Excellent communication abilities 
  • Detail orientation with excellent follow-through
  • Experience with ERP systems preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of MS Office; proficiency in Excel - Oracle experience a plus
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