C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Buyer Assistant II in Wethersfield, Connecticut
Keep our communities fed.
Our focus is simple but meaningful, from our distribution centers to our offices — every employee of C&S and their family of companies works to help feed local families, neighbors, and communities.
As a Buyer's Assistant II, you will assist buyers with inventory inbound maintenance and management, service level troubleshooting, and support various tasks with buyers, vendors, transportation, and warehouses.
Location Wethersfield, CT
You will contribute by:
Purchase order management.
Responsible for all aspects of managing inbound purchase orders: revisions, expedites, dating, securing of appointments, and routine follow up until receipt.
Email communication: Review and respond to emails from buyers, vendors, and warehouses pertaining to purchase orders, inventory management, and impaired inventory issues.
Return logistics process: Completion of R-Bills; working with buyers and external parties to manage return/disposition of impaired inventories.
Production and distribution of various Procurement reports.
Data collection, organization, and distribution.
Projects pertaining to service level management and inventory management, assigned by supervisor.
Assist with start-up related tasks when required by the department Manager.
- Office Temperature (65F to 75F)
Special Skills : Basic computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel
Other: Outstanding attention to detail. Ability to multitask and prioritize work.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing, and sometimes stressful atmosphere.
Benefits available from day 1 (medical, dental, vision, and more)
Company matched 401k
PTO and Holiday Pay offered
Career Progression Opportunities
Employee Health & Wellness program
Employee Discounts / Purchasing programs
Employee Assistance Program
We’re searching for candidates with:
Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Strong organizational skills
Excellent attention to detail; able to work in a fast-paced environment. Professional verbal and written communication skills.
Every person matters.
We keep our values alive through a culture that embraces differences and ensures that every person matters.
C&S and their Family of Companies are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
The Fine Print
This Job advertisement does not constitute a promise or guarantee of employment. This job advertisement describes the general nature and level of this position only. Essential functions and responsibilities may change as business needs require. This position may be with any affiliate of C&S Wholesale Grocers.
General Equivalency Diploma - General Studies, High School Diploma - General Studies
1st Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
About Our Company
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Job Area: Procurement - NOS
Job Family: Procurement
Job Type: Regular
Job Code: JC0118