at ARAMARK in Jacksonville, Arkansas, United States
The Inventory and Purchasing Specialist is a multi-faceted role that provides support to the business and in particular, our Field Technicians – by making sure Parts are in stock and optimally maintained. Position requires ability to multi-task and utilize various technologies and systems to insure work is completed to standard.
+ Responsible for managing and executing inventory control activities to ensure that the inventory is accurate and up to date by following all company procedures.
+ Serve as the liaison between suppliers and Best Beverage
+ Ensure compliance with company-wide purchasing policies
+ Build and develop relationships with key suppliers and customers
+ Negotiate with suppliers for the best possible prices and services
+ Maintain effective use of storage space to accommodate efficient inventory operations
+ Evaluate and manage supplier compliance documents, i.e. terms and conditions, supplier registration, certificates, etc.
+ Create, update, and maintain supplier information and pricing
+ Act as the primary contact for current and potential suppliers; resolve supplier and customer issues as needed
+ Generate and track purchase orders with vendors
+ Receive, monitor and report inventory materials shipments from suppliers and levels
+ Work closely with the Accounting Specialist to maintain accurate inventory balance
+ Work with suppliers to track and return defective product
+ Shipping and Receiving Company products in an accurate and timely manner
+ Stock product in the warehouse
+ Ordering products and managing warehouse inventories to acceptable levels
+ Associates Degree preferred.
+ 3-5 years of work experience preferred.
+ MS Office Experience with proficiency in Excel required.
+ Strong communication skills.
+ Excellent customer service and administrative skills required.
+ Ability to develop and maintain a positive working relationship with others.
+ Ability to multi-task and use technology.
+ Exceptional organizational and warehouse logistics skills
+ At least one year of warehouse and forklift experience preferred (order picker experience also a plus!)
+ Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.
At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.
The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you’re pursuing – a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work – our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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