0 suggestions are available, use up and down arrow to navigate them
What job do you want?

Buyer/Purchasing job in Millersburg at Carter Lumber Inc

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

List of Jobs

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Buyer/Purchasing at Carter Lumber Inc


Carter Lumber Inc Millersburg, OH Full-Time
A Carter Custom Millwork Buyer purchases various building materials and ensures that our vendors are providing the best combination of quality, service and price to our stores and customers. Determines the best products to fulfill customer needs and demands. Identifies prospective vendors and develops and maintains a strong working relationship with them. This position is accountable for profitability in the lines that is managed. Effective communication with the field, internal departments and external vendors is mandatory for the success of this position.

Requirements to be Considered for the Position:

* Previous purchasing experience in the building materials industry
* Strong knowledge of millwork and moulding products
* Understanding of buying cycles associated with millwork and moulding products
* Ability to multi task, organize, prioritize and coordinate work activities
* Exceptional analytical and problem solving abilities
* Self-motivated, team-oriented, friendly personality
* Detail-oriented; Strong communication skills
* Must have good computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Responsibilities of the Position:

Purchasing - Moulding and Millwork:

* Locates products that best fit our customer profile and presents them to management
* Places and receives purchase orders
* Searches for deals and purchases to meet store needs
* Reviews inventories and keeps locations properly stocked
* Negotiates contracts with the vendors, ensuring that vendors are providing quality products, competitive pricing and service to our stores and customers.

Product Management - Moulding and Millwork:

* Oversees inventory control; plans exit strategy for discontinued items and the return of slow selling products
* Reviews sales, turns, margins and gross profit dollars on products purchased
* Manages reload inventory

Store Support:

* Ensures that stores are receiving updated information on products including the availability, vendor information, contacts and lead times
* Assists stores with product issues including shipments, quality and defective material by communicating with the store and vendor

Benefits Provided:

* Medical Insurance
* Vision Insurance
* Dental Insurance
* Disability Insurance
* Life Insurance
* Employer-matching 401(k) Plan


Recommended Skills

  • Analytical
  • Attention To Detail
  • Building Materials
  • Communication
  • Friendliness
  • Microsoft Excel
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job:

Job ID: 2297783726

CareerBuilder TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.