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PURCHASING AGENT-GLASS

Company: Grandstand Glassware & Apparel
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

WHO WE AREDriving success through people and innovation. That's what we do.We are a custom screen-printer that partners with our customers to grow their brands by providing high quality products and custom solutions. When our customer's products are on our line, we put our reputation right beside it.We are searching for an individual that shares our core values - integrity, humility, respect, attitude of an owner, customer focused, teamwork and innovation.THE ROLEThis position is responsible for executing all third-party purchases with a vast array of glassware on behalf of Grandstand.Optimize vendor base to maximize margin objectives of the company by developing quality partnerships which exceeds customer expectations and hits company financial targets.Assist in negotiations and purchasing decisions on multi-million dollar in inventory each year.Analyze data for the purpose of forecasting future purchasing needs to meet business demands.Coordinate day to day communication with vendors to track product and mitigate any delay; communicating the information to appropriate internal departments.Ensure that purchasing documents are complete, accurate, and include the appropriate and reasonable terms and conditions.Update database with accurate information on all glassware orders.Validate invoice costs and quantities are correct and work with Accounting to perform basic month-end processes of reconciling payments and accruals as needed for expenses.Audit inventory to confirm adequate quantities in stock.Assist with determining operational minimum and maximum glassware inventory levels.Communicate and educate Grandstand departments on vendor lead times, capabilities, and processes, while suggesting alternatives when needed.Identify opportunities and work to improve systems, processes, and ultimately the profitability of the companyProvide excellent customer service to both our internal and external customer base.WHAT WE OFFERFriendly, collaborative, and innovative work environment.New hire mentorship program.Amazing benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, effective the first of the month following hire, 401k with employer matching options, Employee Assistance Program; and voluntary benefits including vision, voluntary life, short-term disability, critical care, spending accounts for medical and dependent care expenses, and health savings account.Time off including PTO, eight (8) paid holidays, one (1) floating holiday, paid jury duty, bereavement, maternity, and paternity leave.Access to an on-site healthy food market, basketball court, workout equipment, personal trainer, wellness activities.Business casual dress and flexible work environment.Employer sponsored events...and more!If you want to work in a fun and unique industry and thrive in a fast-paced environment, we want to hear from you!View the complete job description and apply.

Keywords: Grandstand Glassware & Apparel, Lawrence , PURCHASING AGENT-GLASS, Sales , Lawrence, Kansas

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