Company: Turtle and Hughes
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Job Description Turtle & Hughes is an electrical and industrial
distributor and services company with about 900 employees. Our
business includes the supplying and servicing of utilities,
electrical contractors, construction managers, and end-users.
Additionally, we offer full integration services whereby we manage
cribs and storerooms with a range of services for customers. We
strive to provide the industry's most comprehensive range of
services and solutions. This is how we have earned our ranking
among the nation's largest independent electrical and industrial
distributors. Turtle & Hughes is seeking a Junior Buyer to
primarily support our New York/New Jersey region.This position will
report to our Bridgewater, NJ location and have some remote
capabilities. This entry level position will be responsible for
expediting open purchase orders, managing information related to
open orders, as well as, problem solving, managing returns, invoice
management, purchasing goods within their assigned vendors, and
deliver best in class customer service. Core Responsibilities
- Learn to source and place purchase orders
- Manage information within the ERP system concerning
back-orders, expected ship dates, etc.
- Proactively communicate with the sales team as it pertains to
their open orders and back-order dates.
- Assist buyers with assigned current projects.
- Procure assigned items as required
- Support inventory management processQualifications
- BA/BS preferred, not required
- MS Office (including Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
- Problem solving and analytical skills
- Communication skills (verbal & written)
- Ability to be a self starter, organize and prioritize work
- Ability to work both onsite and offsite as required. (this role
will require both, as we are in a hybrid work environment)
- Understanding procurement in a distribution environment a
- Must possess a willingness to learn. We offer a competitive
benefits package that includes a 401(k) plan, health insurance,
dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, paid holidays,
vacation and a host of additional employee negotiated discounts.
Turtle and Hughes is an equal opportunity employer with a
commitment to diversity in the workforce.
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