SupplyHouse.com, a fast growing and successful e-commerce company, seeks a full time Buying Associate to add to our Buying Team! The selected individual will be responsible for managing our inventory and working with vendors to ensure accurate business transactions.
Due to the circumstances regarding COVID-19, we are searching for someone who can currently perform this job remotely UNTIL September of 2021, when we plan to reopen our Melville office. After September 2021, we expect the candidate to be in the Melville office on some regular and aligned cadence throughout the year.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Melville, NY
- Creating and submitting purchase orders.
- Ensuring products are shipped accurately and according to deadlines.
- Monitoring shipments and keeping lead times current.
- Assist in maintaining appropriate inventory levels based on seasonal trends.
- Developing rapport with suppliers in order to maximize favorable purchasing conditions and returns.
- Communicating with co-workers and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services and determine corrective action.
- Bachelor’s degree
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Professional phone etiquette – pleasant and personal demeanor
- Strong attention to detail
- A demonstrated sense of urgency
- Ability to perform cost/price analysis & to prioritize and meet deadlines
- Ability to work well both independently and in a team setting
What’s Important to Us:
- Positive Attitude – We work in close quarters where attitudes are contagious
- GRIT – Our 5 core values! (Generosity, Respect, Innovation, Teamwork, and Grit)
- Full Benefits – 401k with company match, great medical, dental, & vision, life insurance, on-site gym, nap room, vacation and sick days.
- Food, lots of it – We have a fully stocked kitchen, breakfast Wednesdays, and lunch Mondays & Fridays.
- Flexible hours – Standard business hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. However, feel free to utilize our “Flex-Time” policy to adjust your start and end time slightly.
- We give back – We provide many opportunities to give back to our local communities.
- We don’t take ourselves too seriously – We have a casual dress code and a pet-friendly office.
- We have fun – We have a pool table, air hockey, ping pong, and a basketball court in the office. We also have team building events every week. Look out for our virtual trivia nights, movie nights, bowling leagues, and more!
Check us out! https://www.supplyhouse.com/our-company