Responsible for all Purchasing & Inventory Management functions for a midwestern Wholesale Distributor with two stocking warehouses (Omaha, NE & Davenport, IA) with approx. 13,000 SKUs/$8M in total inventory value and 400 suppliers.
Possess applied knowledge of the various modern principles, practices, and methods of purchasing in a wholesale distribution environment.
Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency using an ERP system to complete daily purchasing routines and purchase orders (current ERP system is Prophet 21) while maintaining service & inventory levels.
Strong time management skills and the ability to plan, organize and prioritize daily and monthly work requirements. Thorough and detail oriented.
Strong analytical skills. Strong math skills also a plus.
Ability to run various SQL queries and key Reports.
Intermediate Excel and Word skills, and internet research skills.
Strong ability to work independently, multi-task, and make many decisions in a fast-paced and somewhat dynamic environment.
Desire for continuous improvement and learning/evaluating new ideas, concepts and skills.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) for proper coordination with executives, other department managers, key operations & sales staff, and suppliers.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise sound judgement and discretion.
Educational & Experience Requirements:
Bachelor of Science degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, or related field, from an accredited university. Engineering or other technical degrees with business experience will also be considered.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in Purchasing or a related field.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable based on experience, education and applicable skills
Dultmeier Sales is a leading wholesale distributor of liquid handling & spraying equipment, parts and supplies for the ag, carwash, industrial, gov't, turf, petro and other markets. We stock over 13,000 items in two locations (Omaha, NE & Davenport, IA) and focus on large inventories, high fill rates (95%+), same day shipping (with 99.8% accuracy), excellent technical and customer service support.... We also engineer and manufacture pumping systems. We have been in business since 1934 and are fully committed to our great customers and employees.