Orlando, FL 32808 US
Are you ready to thrive in a high-octane environment where agility and precision are paramount? We are seeking a Purchasing Specialist who excels in a fast-paced setting, adept at handling substantial workloads with stringent deadlines. This role is perfect for someone who embodies a potent mix of speed, innovation, and efficiency in procurement processes.
- Fast-Paced Experience: Proven track record in a very fast-paced environment.
- Deadline Mastery: Experience with extremely tight deadlines and quick turnarounds.
- Multitasking Efficiency: Exceptional ability to juggle multiple tasks seamlessly.
- Time Management Prowess: Excellent skills in managing time effectively.
- Independent Judgment: Capacity to decide when extra hours are necessary to meet objectives.
- Communication Expertise: Excellent in both written and verbal communication.
- Attention to Detail: Extremely detail-oriented with a strong focus on accuracy.
- Practical Wisdom: Robust common sense and understanding of urgency.
- Prioritization Skill: Ability to prioritize critical jobs and select the best vendors based on pricing and lead time.
- Specialized Procurement Experience: Experience in locating hard-to-find parts and comparing specs for alternates/equivalents.
- Manufacturing Background: Prior experience in a manufacturing environment.
- Software Proficiency: Familiarity with Quickbooks, JobBOSS (E2/Shoptech) for PO entry and item setup.
- Small Company Experience: Background in purchasing for a smaller company, demonstrating a more rounded experience.
The Ideal Candidate:
We are looking for a self-sufficient, proactive individual who can:
- Navigate high-pressure situations with a strong sense of urgency.
- Innovate and think creatively to meet deadlines and overcome obstacles.
- Communicate transparently and efficiently, especially when facing delays.
- Handle a large workload within tight deadlines independently.
- Stand out in their role, ideally with experience in a smaller company setting.
What We Offer:
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunity to join a dynamic team in a vital role within our Orlando, FL location.
If you are ready to take on this challenging yet rewarding role and make a significant impact in our procurement process, we invite you to apply. Please send your CV and cover letter to [email address].
We can't wait to see how you will contribute to our team's success!