Purchasing Clerk

Houston, TX | Temp To Hire

Post Date: 12/05/2017 Job ID: 43888 Industry: Clerical Pay Rate: $13.00

Purchasing Clerk-- Houston, TX 77040
Now HIRING for a Purchasing Clerk in NW Houston!! This temp to hire role is paying $13.00/hr!!!

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Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Perform all daily purchasing activities for assigned vendors and products.
  • Review buy reports, consolidate requirements, check for at risk items, and place orders.
  • Optimize the use of negotiated supplier buy plans, quantity discounts, break points, and freight programs to lower total acquisition costs.
  • Work with the Product Manager to develop Inventory Policy and inventory analysis methodologies specific to assigned Product Group.
  • Identify opportunities to leverage company's spend, participate in the development of plans, and implement the changes required.
  • Provide analysis and recommendations for location specific inventory levels, reorder points, and replenishment methodologies. Includes thorough analysis of logistics options, utilizing direct from vendor shipments, scheduled releases and/or other methodologies to lower total acquisition costs.
  • Monitor stock outs and take appropriate steps to correct. Make recommendations for changes in Inventory Policy to proactively avoid future outages.
  • Expedite purchase orders and update PO information in Commerce Center. Communicate with the field on extraordinary Purchase Order issues, extended lead-times, and critical customer requirements.
  • Proactively look for erroneous and/or out of date information in the database.
  • Take appropriate action to correct the data and keep it current.
  • Monitor supplier performance and respond to the daily needs of customers.
  • Expedite orders as needed in support of company's stated Service Level goals.
  • Identify opportunities for product returns and work with the Product Manager in negotiating tying these returns to the next order.
  • Assist with project work as required.

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