Purchasing & Logistics Assistant

Minneapolis, MN
Mar 16, 2012
Apr 15, 2012
PLA: 31612
Employment Status
Full Time

Do you want to be an Assistant in the Purchasing and Logistics area for a fun and growing environment where the employees all work extremely well together?  If so, this could be the job for you.

Located in the western suburbs of Minneapolis, our client provides a wide range of lighting solutions for nationwide retail, industrial and commercial markets.  This position provides support t in the day-to-day processes of purchasing and logistics. The role assists the Purchasing and Logistics Manager in providing the client with the best overall level of service to exceed the established goals for logistics and delivery of materials. You will also assist the Finance area with special projects etc.

Candidates should have a business degree in Business with 1-3 years experience or a high school degree with 5+ years of experience; purchasing or logistics experience helpful. The position also requires detail-orientation, ability to multi-task and a high degree of accuracy. Customer focused, excellent communication skills, ability to work independently as well as in a team, a problem solver, able to meet deadlines and work with limited supervision, proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and familiar with QuickBooks.

Our client offers great benefits and excellent opportunities for advancement.

Interested and qualified applicants are encouraged to email resume and salary requirements utilizing the Star Tribune online system with reference code PLA: 31612.