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PURCHASING AGENT

Brenmar Company La Vista, NE
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Job Description

The Brenmar Company is a family owned packaging, general merchandise, and specialty food distributor in business since 1988.  Brenmar provides packaging supplies and other products to the supermarket, retail and food sevice industries.  We are also heavily involved in the arena of environmentally friendly packaging.  This full time position is located in Lavista, Nebraska.

Position Description:

Brenmar is looking for a buyer resposible for negotiating and purchasing packaging supplies froma variety of manufacturers to support our internal sales team.

Esssential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possess a proven ability to strategically source packaging supplies.
  • Work closely with sales team to promote new and existing products.
  • Work closely with warehouse to ensure accurate shipping and receiving.
  • Ability to negotiate with multiple brokers and manufacturers.
  • Requires strong negotiation skills and experience.
  • Requires ability to act independently as well as to support a team concept.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Purchasing Experience Required
  • Strong Negotiation Skills
  • Proven Vendor Administration Experience
  • Inventory Management Experience
  • Strong Computer Skills

The Brenmar Company offers a competitive salary and employee benefits including 401K, Health & Dental Insurance.

Job Details

Date Posted December 5, 2017
Date Closes January 4, 2018
Located In La Vista, NE
Department PACKAGING
Function PURCHASING
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
Mon: 8 am to 5 pm
Tue: 8 am to 5 pm
Wed: 8 am to 5 pm
Thu: 8 am to 5 pm
Fri: 8 am to 5 pm
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 13-1022.00 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
Zipcode 68128
Name Angela Hytrek
Address 8523 So 117th St
City, State and Zip LaVista, NE 68128
Phone 402-592-3303
FAX 402-592-8275

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability

This job requires the following skills

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Spreadsheets
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
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