Purchasing Analyst - Entry Level

FOCO    Somerset, NJ
Job Description

Planning Coordinator

COMPANY DESCRIPTIONFOCO is a leading manufacturer of sports and entertainment merchandise, with a product line that includes apparel, accessories, toys, collectibles, novelty items, and more. With major sports and entertainment licenses at our disposal along with a powerful infrastructure, a dedicated team, and a broad variety of products, our company is reaching new heights every day. FOCO’s success is directly related to our ability to bring new and exciting designs, ideas, and manufacturing techniques to categories in need of innovation

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Planning Coordinator is expected to monitor and maintain optimal inventory levels in assigned product categories based on current customer demand, season trends and historical data.

JOB DUTIES

  • Responsible for placement of official purchase orders; making any adjustments, updates, cancellations to these documents
  • Accurately enter and update all product information into Microsoft GP for assigned categories
  • Work with vendors to manage and resolve all purchase order issues including timelines, pricing disputes, quantity requirements and shipping methods
  • Generate regularly scheduled inventory reports and analyze in full to make useful recommendations to purchasing manager
  • Ability to generate ad hoc reports in assistance to entire department
  • Constantly making an effort to contribute improvement to all processes and procedures so as to achieve better results for overall company objectives
  • JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in economics, statistics, mathematics, supply chain management or other related fields
  • Knowledge of primary sports is preferred
  • Possible travel required
  • Able to be part of a community and work in a team environment
  • Proficiency in the use of Windows and Microsoft Office Applications; Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Open to taking direction
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be adaptable to working in a rapidly changing and evolving environment
  • What’s in it for you?

  • Salary
  • Excellent Benefits Package (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • 401K with company matching
  • Discount on our Sports Merchandise
  • Social events through the year
  • Extremely discounted gym/crossfit membership
  • Start-up culture (casual dress code)
  • Job Type: Full-time

    Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)
  • Location:

  • Somerset, NJ 08873 (Preferred)

  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:03:41 GMT

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