Purchasing Agent in Cerritos, California

Cerritos, California

Contract/Temp to Hire

$65,000.00 - $75,000.00Year


LHH is seeking a Purchasing Agent in Cerritos. This is an on-site position


Description


The Purchasing Agent will maintain current customer and vendor relationships and assist with inventory control to include inventory review to reduce and eliminate any obsolete materials. You will be managing 50 to 75 vendors.


Responsibilities:

  • Maintain current customer and vendor relationships
  • Assist wtih inventory control to include inventory review to reduce and eliminate any obsolete materials
  • Analyze data to optimize inventory turns and maintain sufficient inventory to meet customer demands
  • Work efficiently with other internal departments in the branch
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Requirements:

  • High School diploma is required. Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 3+ years experience in purchasing or relevant business experience is required; preferably in a distribution environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
  • Computer skills to include Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Must be able to multi-task and must be detail oriented
  • Must be a problem solver and demonstrate good negotiation skills
  • Excellent Analytical skills
  • AS400 experience is highly preferred

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Purchasing Agent

    LHH

    2 days ago

    $65,000.00 - $75,000.00Year

    Contract/Temp to Hire

    Cerritos, California


    LHH is seeking a Purchasing Agent in Cerritos. This is an on-site position


    Description


    The Purchasing Agent will maintain current customer and vendor relationships and assist with inventory control to include inventory review to reduce and eliminate any obsolete materials. You will be managing 50 to 75 vendors.


    Responsibilities:

  • Maintain current customer and vendor relationships
  • Assist wtih inventory control to include inventory review to reduce and eliminate any obsolete materials
  • Analyze data to optimize inventory turns and maintain sufficient inventory to meet customer demands
  • Work efficiently with other internal departments in the branch
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Requirements:

  • High School diploma is required. Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 3+ years experience in purchasing or relevant business experience is required; preferably in a distribution environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
  • Computer skills to include Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Must be able to multi-task and must be detail oriented
  • Must be a problem solver and demonstrate good negotiation skills
  • Excellent Analytical skills
  • AS400 experience is highly preferred

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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