Purchasing Assistant - Houston, TX in Houston, TX at KENMOR ELECTRIC COMPANY

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our team at KenMor Electric Company! KenMor Electric Company is an electrical contractor with proven expertise on large-scale construction projects. Its management team guides clients through all phases of planning, design, construction and project management for commercial, industrial and institutional markets. KenMor\u0027s work ranges from office buildings and multiuse developments to stadiums, arenas, shopping centers, restaurants, hospitals and industrial plants.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist with negotiating prices and annual material contracts
  • Aid in timing and quantity of deliveries.
  • Create accurate spreadsheets with material demand forecasts
  • Assist with monthly reconciliation and required filings for Purchasing
  • Verify \u0026amp; update data by comparing it to source documents
  • Retrieve data from the database or electronic files as requested
  • Perform regular backups to ensure data preservation
  • Works with the Estimating, Project Management and Service Departments for all material \u0026amp; equipment needs
  • Performs special projects and completes all other duties as assigned or requested for the general support of the organization.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 1 year of work experience supporting similar key responsibilities.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and other related computer skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and follow oral, and written instructions
  • Exceptional organizing and time-management skills
  • Proficient in math, ERP/Accounting systems and spreadsheets and who is also accustomed to working in a multi-faceted environment
  • Detail oriented and understands business practices \u0026amp; workflows.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize daily workload and meet deadlines
  • Previous work experience with Purchasing/Purchase Orders and PO systems, a plus.


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