Lubbock, TX
Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 to $55,000.00 /year


In the United States today, there is a grocery or convenience store in every neighborhood and GVH Distribution is a key element in what keeps these stores stocked for their customers. GVH Distribution is the fastest growing packaging and supply Company in the United States. We have locations throughout Texas as well as other branches/offices nationwide.

We are looking to add an experienced Procurement Specialist to our purchasing team!

If you are a self-starting and outgoing individual and are interested in becoming part of a highly specialized team, you belong at GVH Distribution.

The Procurement (Purchasing) Specialist will be an integral part of our GVH Distribution team. This position will be located in our corporate office in Lubbock, TX. The hours for this position will be Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for:

  • Managing the product inventory levels for our business practices
  • Coordination of set-up of new item
  • Communicating pricing updates to appropriate personnel
  • Providing support to customers by being able to operate our specialized purchasing system
  • Obtaining, analyzing, and verifying the accuracy of order information in a timely manner
  • Maintaining a minimum of 99.5% fill rate and reduce the amount of overstock
  • Obtaining vendor confirmation and delivery logistics, and invoices with the vendors
  • Accountable for communication and customer service with both vendors and customers alike
  • Attracts potential customers by answering product and service questions; suggesting information about other products and services
  • Recommending potential products or services to management by collecting customer information and analyzing customer needs

Preparing product or service reports by collecting and analyzing customer information

  • Resolving customer complaints via phone, email, and mail
  • Suggesting solutions when a product malfunctions
  • General office duties

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or business related discipline
  • One to two years of procurement (purchasing) experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; specifically Microsoft Excel.
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

With our family oriented business practices, GVH Distribution offers tremendous growth and opportunities to our team members and an environment to grow and succeed in. We offer competitive salary and bonus rates as well as an outstanding benefits package including 401K matching, health, dental, vision, and life benefits.

Keywords: Buyer, Purchasing, Procurement, Accounts, Inventory, Vendors, Orders, Fill Rate, Analyzing, Overstock

The pay scale for this position is $40,000-$55,000 with bonus potential.

Job Type: Full-time

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