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Purchasing Agent - Novi, MI

Company: Berkshire Production Supply
Location: Novi
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description
Berkshire eSupply is a dynamic organization dedicated to supporting independent distributors with the products and services required to compete in the rapidly evolving industrial marketplace.

With more than 1,000 suppliers, we have more than 1 million industrial/MROP products available online, dispersed from three strategically located distribution centers - Detroit, Los Angeles and Houston. In the spirit of 4.0 logistics, our state-of-the-art automated fulfillment centers are fully heated & air-conditioned. Our same-day shipping capabilities enable 1- & 2-day delivery to most of the U.S. and fast delivery times outside of the U.S. Berkshire eSupply has various ready-made tools connecting all aspects of the supply chain, aiming to deliver the perfect blend of technology, talent, data, and products.

Besides our vast inventory and logistics capabilities, Berkshire eSupply's services such as private label e-commerce platforms, private label vending solutions, and marketing support options make us a formidable partner for independent distributors looking to provide their customer base a level of service that can surpass the national distributors. With the Berkshire eSupply Network, independents can "Harness the Power of e."

We are looking for a creative and analytical Purchasing Agent to join our growing Purchasing team. In this role, you will work with the Purchasing Manager to be one of the company's primary users of digital media for all marketing purposes. You will utilize your knowledge, experience, and creativity to develop/execute our target audience.

Why join the Berkshire eSupply Team?

  • Flexible Schedule & Telework Options
  • Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, and Attendance Awards
  • Competitive Pay
  • Growth opportunity locally & nationally (we promote from within!)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • PPO Medical, Vision, and Company Paid Dental
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, EAP
  • Voluntary Employee/Spouse/Child Life Insurance; Accident, Hospital Indemnity, Critical Illness Insurance
  • Work out of our newly constructed Novi office with all new modern furnishings & equipment
  • Check out our website for more information!
    If your experience aligns with the description below and you're ready to be a part of a growing team that is changing the game for independents, then click Apply Now! Placement will occur ASAP.

    Detailed Responsibilities
    • Reviews multiple reports, systems and databases to check inventory levels across all affiliate stocking locations.
    • Calculates and enters in stock replenishment orders to send to suppliers in both the ERP and Forecasting Module operating systems within parameters of the company and vendor policies.
    • Processes branch requisitions and customer direct deliveries purchase orders through ERP operating system.
    • Resolves customer back order scenarios timely and in the most cost-efficient manner.
    • Processes inventory returns to vendors for credit for excess, overstock or incorrect inventory.
    • Maximizes all pricing discounts and freight policy programs regarding inbound stocking purchase orders from vendors.
    • Works closely with Warehousing and Accounting associates to remedy discrepancies regarding inbound and outbound purchase orders.
    • Tracks and updates scheduling of all purchase orders.
    • Coordinates with Product Managers and Sales staff the inventory levels of promotional items.
    • Negotiate pricing updates with vendors.
    • Other duties as assigned.

      Experience and Skills
      Desired Background
      • Bachelor's degree in business or related field and/or 3+ years' experience working within a Purchasing or Inventory Management environment
      • High level of knowledge of AS400 (JBA) operating system and Forecasting Module
      • Able to communicate clearly and effectively with multiple departments and personnel
      • Strong decision making skills
      • Strong negotiating skills.
      • Proficient in Microsoft Office
        Physical Requirements
        • Frequent sitting, twisting, bending
        • Frequent use of computer
        • Ability to lift 15 lbs.
          EEO Statement:

          Berkshire Production Supply LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

          Job Benefits
          • Paid Vacation Time
          • Comprehensive Benefit Package
          • Bonus Eligible
          • 401k Match
          • Tuition Reimbursement

Keywords: Berkshire Production Supply, Novi , Purchasing Agent - Novi, MI, Professions , Novi, Michigan

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