Buyer

Location: 

Chanhassen, MN, US, 55317

Company:  9016-PowerSystems, LLC

As a member of Power Systems, you will work with other members of the Purchasing Department to order components and contact suppliers for product availability, pricing and shipping status to fulfill customer’s orders and to replenish Power Systems inventory.  You will also work with members of the warehouse to ensure accuracy of Power Systems inventory.

 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Enter purchase orders for Power Systems stock and for direct ship customer orders
  • Verify factory acknowledgements to Power Systems purchase orders for accuracy in part number, quantity and pricing.  Also keying of acknowledgement dates into computer
  • Expediting of Power Systems purchase orders with factory
  • Weekly cycle counts of Power Systems inventory and keying of corrections into computer. Also tabulating of numbers to report to corporate
  • Keeping computer up to date on current suppliers prices, part numbers and contacts
  • Verifying of new part numbers set up by other members of Power Systems for accuracy
  • Reconcile any factory invoices that don’t match Power Systems purchase orders
  • Work with factory on returns and damaged product
  • Review & reconcile weekly freight invoice report

Requirements:

  • Basic computer skills and MS Office package
  • Ability to learn and apply new information quickly
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities
  • Solid organizational skills, including the ability to manage multiple competing priorities
  • Good problem-solving and reasoning skills
  • High School Diploma

As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to hiring@applied.com or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.


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