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Employer: Stan Houston Equipment Co.
Location: Sioux Falls, SD 57106
Employment Type: Full Time

Stan Houston Equipment is a locally owned company that has been in business for over 69 years. Due to our continued growth, we are looking for an experienced hands-on purchasing agent.

Duties, include but not limited to:

Managing multiple tool and accessory vendor lines.

Buying and maintaining proper inventory levels at all locations.

Ensures that all credits are received on returned product in timely manner.

Becomes well versed and is knowledgeable with respective products lines.  

Stays on top of current promotions and communicates them to sales staff and branch stores.

Contributes to both online and in-store promotional flyers. 

Ensures product displays are current and up-to-date with an emphasis on visual merchandising.

Helps with cycle counts and annual physical inventories.

Tactfully and respectfully helps team member’s deal with issues that arise from customers (concerns, complaints, etc.).

Performs other duties as assigned.

Excellent business orientation.
Able to communicate effectively & professionally with vendors & reps, co-workers & management team.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to solve practical problems and able deal with a range of variables and situations.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to operate a computer, familiar with AS400 w/POS/Inventory Control Software and Outlook/Word/Excel is a plus.
Demonstrates behaviors consistent with the Company's Vision, Mission, and Values in all interactions with customers, co-workers and suppliers. Be an example of professionalism.

Required Education / Experience:
Associates Degree; three or more year’s inventory management or purchasing experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Benefits include:
Generous PTO, Paid Holidays, Health, Dental, Vision, Life Ins., 401k w/matching.

Contact Information

Stan Houston Equipment Co.
501 S. Marion Road
Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Other Information

Category(s): Purchasing, Accounting, Manufacturing
Industry: Construction
Experience Req.: No
Degree Req.: No
Closing Date: 3/23/2018
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