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Team Lead

Date: May 17, 2019

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44115

Company: Applied Industrial Technologies


Connect with one of the best companies to work for in Northeast Ohio! Applied Industrial Technologies is a 17-time winner of the Northcoast 99 best places to work in Cleveland. We are a growing, established organization committed to the Cleveland community, and listed on the New York Stock Exchange. We offer free secure parking, subsidized benefits including health care, vision, & dental, a 401(k) plan with company match, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, tuition reimbursement, and career development opportunities at our corporate campus.


This is a fast paced, permanent full time employment opportunity located at our global corporate campus headquarters in Midtown Cleveland.



This role will support our International countries’ US sourcing opportunities through quoting and fulfilling Applied branch and end customer requirements. 


Key responsibilities include:

  • Coach, develop, and supervise a core team of buyers for International regions of the business
  • Monitor open orders to ensure customer expectations are met
  • Review and prepare international export documents as needed
  • Trouble shoot and drive continuous improvement opportunities to support the business
  • Process some quotes/orders as business dictates



  • Bilingual in Spanish and English (oral and written)
  • 2+ years of buying/ sourcing experience
  • 1+ year of demonstrated SAP working experience in Order Processing preferred
  • Proven leadership and organization ability
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Solid problem solving approach
  • Good process orientation and attention to details
  • Results oriented

Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT)  is a leading industrial distributor that offers more than 6.5 million parts to serve the needs of MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied® provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. Applied also offers storeroom services and inventory management solutions that provide added value to our customers.


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, 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 or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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