The successful candidate will manage multiple custom furniture manufacturing projects by interacting directly with customers and designers, interpreting specs, and coordinating with our manufacturing plant personnel.
Minimum 2+ years’ experience in hospitality, design or the furniture manufacturing industry
Must be capable of multitasking and work in fast phase environment
Strong communication skills written and verbally
Team oriented with good follow up skills and attention to detail
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent certifications and/or additional equivalent years of relevant experience in project management, business, manufacturing, or design.
Must be computer literate Excel, and other ERP system, Word etc.
We are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to help maintain our supply inventory levels and negotiate deals with potential vendors. The Purchasing Assistant will be responsible for learning company purchasing policies and procedures, and maintaining supply inventory levels required for effective company operation. The successful candidate will also be charged with conducting regular price comparisons to ensure that the company is always getting the best price for each product that is purchased.
Maintain strong working relationships with our vendors
Review purchasing agreements with vendors and maintain open lines of communication with those vendors
Develop an active process for measuring supply inventory and determining purchasing needs based on quarterly and annual numbers
Stay up to date with industry trends and establish long-term purchasing arrangements with vendors when it is beneficial to the company
Compare product deliveries with issued purchase orders and contact vendors wen there are discrepancies
High school diploma/GED required
1+ years of experience
A multi-tasker who pays attention to details
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Bilingual English/Spanish a plus
Experience with AutoCAD a plus
Excellent computer skills in MS: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access and internet savvy