Procurement Specialist

Columbus, IN, USA Req #20
Thursday, May 25, 2023
Procurement Specialist

Position Summary


To execute the COSCO inventory and procurement strategies to ensure a consistent flow of product for our customers and maintain optimal inventory levels. 

Job Duties
  • Responsible for the maintenance of COSCO inventory and purchasing.
  • Maintain appropriate levels of domestic warehouse finished goods inventory while limited out-of-stock situations.
  • Maintain, publish and present procurement related reporting, generate and maintain supplier POs, and enhance relationships with our domestic and international vendors.
  • Assist the Procurement Manager with weekly procurement and inventory planning analysis.  

·         Education Requirements

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree is preferred but 2-4 years of relevant experience can substitute for a degree.

Prior Experience

  • 1 year of procurement experience preferred


·         Hard Skills

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Comfort with basic-intermediate MS Excel formulas and functions
  • Experience with ERP software and MRP or similar planning applications is a plus

       Soft Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Able to build relationships with a diverse group of business partners
  • Thrive in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment with shifting priorities
  • Problem Solving & Decision Quality: Able to use rigorous logic and methods to solve problems with effective solutions

About this job:
  • Location: Columbus, IN to report to the office in a hybrid fashion
  • Benefits: medical, dental, vision and a 401K match along with vacation, 10 paid holidays and a competitive parental leave policy
  • Hours: traditional salary office hours Mon - Fri 8 AM - 5 PM hours
  • Travel: limited travel required for this position

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Columbus, IN, USA