9840: Purchasing Specialist I

North Canton, OH 44720 USA
This position has been filled

Experienced Purchasing Specialist I needed for our Client in the North Canton, OH market. This role is crucial to timely recognition of revenue, cost management, and overall customer satisfaction. The Purchasing Specialist will be a part of a team involved in managed products and services to offer support across the country.


  • Minimum 2 to 4 years of work experience in purchasing related field desired.
  • Computer literacy. Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Knowledge of purchasing policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Knowledge and ability to negotiate best vendor terms and pricing with the assistance of the purchasing manager.
  • Performed function with supervision in a timely manner with acceptable quality.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, and able to multi-task. Ability to learn new software/processes.


  • Maintain and monitor adequate inventory levels.
  • Work as a team with the buyers. Search out areas where assistance maybe needed.
  • Responsible for assisting sales leadership, operations and or inventory with pricing and availability or any communications needed between the client and vendors.
  • Maintain Min and Max changes and communicate the changes when necessary.
  • Create and track all purchase orders related to job responsibilities within a specific time set by management.
  • Properly update the statuses on purchases in a timely manner.
  • Assist with accounts payable on purchase order invoices when needed.
  • Assist with the annual audited physical inventory.
  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity of the ERP system.
  • Purchase the right items at the right time, in the right quantity, and at the right price.
  • Works with Manufacturers when needed.
  • Seek ways to positively affect cost of goods.
  • Assist team members in developing and achieving goals for improving productivity and skill levels. Assist Supervisors by reporting any supply chain problem areas.
  • Provide outstanding service to our internal and external customers and maintain a positive environment with co-workers.


North Canton, OH 44720 USA

This position has been filled