Randstad Purchasing Assistant in Louisville, Kentucky

Purchasing Assistant

job details:

  • location:Louisville, KY

  • salary:$38,000 - $40,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Administrative and Support Services

  • reference:S_623588

  • questions:casey.tanaro@randstadusa.com502-583-1237

job description

Randstad is currently looking for an experienced purchasing assistant. This would be a temp to hire position in the Southend of Louisville with working hours of 8 am - 5 pm. This is a well established company that is looking to grow their team!

Primary Responsibilities:

-Managing day to day operations of third party logistics including coordination with supplier and customers.

-Managing day to day operations of bulk into stock products including coordination with suppliers and the warehouse.

-Make sure customer requirements are understood and met on time every time.

-Work closely with customer service, sales and operations to ensure that we are meeting our customers needs efficiently and effectively.

-Be a key player in supporting the purchasing team to look for continuous improvement opportunities.

-Other tasks as assigned.

Working hours: Monday-Friday 8 am- 5 pm


Additional Responsibilities:

-One to three years of accounting or business experience preferred.

-Strong communication and mathematical skills required.

-Positive attitude, dependable, and accountable.

-Highly detailed organizational skills required for a fast paced, high-energy environment.

-Ability to manage multiple priorities with minimal supervision at a high level of accuracy.

-Motivated and self-starter, willing to take on new challenges and learn every aspect of chemical distribution.

-Ability to establish, develop, and maintain relationships with suppliers and carriers.

-Highly proficient word processing and data entry skills.

-Highly proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook.

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.