Purchasing Specialist at Hose & Rubber Supply, Inc. in Salt Lake City, Utah

Posted in Purchasing - Procurement 9 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

At Hose
& Rubber Supply, we provide hydraulic and industrial hose and fittings to a
wide variety of customers. You would be responsible for maintaining the pricing
and other pertinent items of data in the inventory management system,
establishing and maintaining working relationships with vendors, and ensuring
that projects and updates are cataloged and done in an appropriate time frame.

You
would work out of our Salt Lake City, UT corporate location. This is a
full-time position with benefits.

Purchasing
Specialist duties include, but are not limited to:


  • Ensure that price
    updates are received and implemented internally.

  • Set up vendors in
    the Inventory Management System and file applicable paperwork so we have
    an active account with the vendor.

  • Evaluate and work
    with vendors to stay competitive on product quality and price.

  • Find substitutes
    for items on stock out report as needed.

  • Maintain the price
    and cost discounting in our inventory management system.

  • Prioritize and work
    through projects that come into the Purchasing Department.

  • Excel based data
    analysis

  • May
    also evaluate current stock levels, place orders with vendors, and follow
    up to ensure products reach the company in a timely manner.

The job
requires:


  • Computer and data
    entry skills

  • Knowledge of and
    skill in Microsoft Office Suite (especially of Excel)

  • Analytical and
    problem-solving skills

  • Excellent written
    and verbal communication skills

  • SQL skills not
    needed, but beneficial

  • Bachelor's degree
    or equivalent experience is required.

  • Prior purchasing
    experience, hose industry experience, or computer/database experience is
    strongly preferred.

Compensation
& Benefits:


  • Hourly: $19.43 -
    $25.20 per hour plus potential for quarterly profit sharing

  • Schedule: 40 hours
    a week; Monday to Friday

  • Benefits offered:


    • Paid Holidays and
      Flexible Time Off

    • Medical, Dental,
      and Vision

    • Life &
      Disability

    • 401(k) and ESOP
      Retirement benefits

About
Hose & Rubber Supply:

Hose
& Rubber Supply is a regional company in the Rocky Mountain West with seven
store locations. We provide hydraulic and industrial hose and fittings to a
wide variety of customers (ie. oilfields, construction, medical).

We are an EEO Employer.