Working under general supervision, the Purchasing Manager is responsible for purchasing and expediting orders.
Maintaining vendors, items, and costs in our AS400 system.
The Purchasing Manager will maintain departmental procedures as needed, and be responsible for performing all clerical functions required within the purchasing department.
One key responsibility of this position will be coordinating inventory level requirements needed for our customers by working with sales, customer service, and by maintaining min/max levels.
Qualifications, Skills & Expertise:
Associate’s degree or equivalent experience in Business Administration or similar major.
Minimum 1-2 years of office experience with a focus on purchasing or sales, including experience buying MRO products is helpful, but not required. Experience in using an ERP software system.
Using SOR Reports to order products.
Prior experience working with AS400 iSeries preferred.
Self-starter with excellent oral and written communication skills, negotiation and organizational skills.
Must be proficient in the use of computer software such as MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple priorities.
About the Company:
Midwest Safety is a privately held company located in Grand Rapids, MI. that is a distributor for personal protective equipment and other MRO products. “ISO 9001 QMS Certified since 2011″ and “Certified Minority Owned Business”. We offer a progressive team environment with excellent compensation and benefits. Visit our web page at www.midwestsafety.com to get to know us better.
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ISO 9001:2015 Certified
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MMSDC 2008 to 2015 Cetified
Midwest Safety Products has met the requirements for the Michigan Minority Business Development Council by qualifying as a minority owned and controlled company as defined by the National Minority Supplier Development Council and the Michigan Minority Business Development Council Board of Directors.
Midwest Safety Products
4929 East Paris
Grand Rapids, MI 49512-5351