Doherty Staffing Solutions

Buyer's Assistant

Anoka, Minnesota
Depending on Qualifications
Jun 09, 2017
Jun 22, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time
Buyer's Assistant Doherty Top Talent is currently partnering with a leader in the pharmaceutical industry located in Anoka, MN! We are seeking a Buyer's Assistant to work Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Compensation for this position starts at $14 per hour. Buyer's Assistant Responsibilities: · Perform various data entry tasks including setting up new products in the Company's database. · Updating pricing and other fields for products · Input product transfer requests between distribution facilities · Respond appropriately to information on various internal product management reports. · Monitor receipt of products and follow up appropriately on any shipments that do not arrive when expected. · Serve as a resource for Company sales representatives and customers. · The incumbent will answer product-related questions including product characteristics, when shipments will arrive, and the status of backorders. · Manage the Company's response to any product recalls. · When directed, fill in for Buyers by performing the procurement function and ensure adequate supply of products to meet customer demand. · Perform other duties as assigned or required by the Buyers or the Director of Purchasing.

Buyer's Assistant Requirements: · A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field of study is preferred. · Previous experience in purchasing or procurement is preferred. · Familiarity with personal computers, the Internet, Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel. · Strong problem-solving ability with attention to detail · Ability to work independently, organize and work on multiple tasks, and complete duties within specified deadlines. · Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing to co-workers, supervisors, and vendors. Contact To apply for the Buyer's Assistant position, please click Apply Now and complete our online application. For questions or further information about the Buyer's Assistant position, please call your closest Doherty Top Talent office or email · Brooklyn Park: 952-715-5200 · Edina: 952-832-8363 · Minneapolis: 612-208-1611 · Roseville: 651-489-5000 Download our mobile app for iOS & Android |