Purchasing Agent

Graniterock Salinas , CA 93901

Posted 4 months ago


Manage inventory and acquisition of stock inventory and special order products for customers throughout Monterey County. Manage and reduce inventory losses by utilizing inventory cycle counts.

Manage inventory and sales analysis for increased inventory turns and increase margins. Schedule inbound freights and work with dispatchers for outbound deliveries. Work closely with sales team to insure customer satisfaction.

Provide back up to Counter Sales team in assisting customers in finding best products to meet their needs and complete sales transactions. Receive orders by phone; generate sales tags and complete Notice of Sales (NOS's) and other paperwork daily; reconcile quarterly inventories; prepare daily bank deposits; assist customers in the yard. Work in alignment with Graniterock Safe Work Practices, Core Purpose, Values, and Objectives, and support "One Company".


EDUCATION: Completion of college level accounting courses or equivalent experience.

SKILLS: Self directed; excellent customer support and interpersonal skills; excellent written, verbal and math skills; great attention to detail and follow-through; ability to document procedures; knowledge of general accounting, purchasing and inventory control; good general knowledge of building material products and landscaping products and their uses in construction applications; MS Excel and Word experience; ability to work effectively as a member of a team.

EXPERIENCE: Inside sales experience which included purchasing and record keeping responsibilities.


EDUCATION: AS degree in Accounting.

SKILLS: Bilingual English/Spanish

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2 years Buyer experience in the Building Materials industry.

OTHER COMMENTS: Must have valid CA Driver's License and clean driving record. Must be flexible and able to work in Seaside and Salinas branches as needed.

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