Entry Level - Purchasing Representative

  • SHI International
  • Somerset, Franklin Township, NJ 08873, USA
  • Apr 27, 2021

Job Description

About SHI: Innovative Solutions. World Class Support. Constantly growing in response to the needs of our customers in all sectors and verticals, SHI has transformed itself from a $1 million "software-only" regional reseller into a $10 billion global provider of information technology products and services. From software and hardware procurement to deployment planning, configuration, data center optimization, IT asset management and cloud computing, SHI offers custom IT solutions for every aspect of your environment. Privately-held and under the guidance of our current ownership since 1989, SHI has experienced tremendous growth in size and scope through neither merger nor acquisition. Our organic growth and two decades of stability are a direct result of backing a highly-skilled and tenured sales force with software volume licensing experts, hardware procurement specialists and certified IT services professionals. Headquartered in Somerset, NJ, SHI supports their clients from over 30 offices throughout the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Germany, France and Hong Kong. SHI’s goal is to foster long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships with its customers and partners, every day. What SHI Can Offer: World Class Facility includes on site gyms, restaurants and community events Ongoing opportunities for personal and professional growth and development due to our strong promote from within philosophy Work in an up-beat, creative, and fun environment Benefits, include medical, vision, dental, 401K, and flexible spending Job Summary: Entry level Purchasing Representative position with a dynamic and growing Purchasing Department that procures over $7.5 Billion of computer related hardware, software, licensing and services from a network of over 50,000 vendors, both domestically and internationally. Responsibilities:Process Purchase Orders (POs) with a large number of vendors using a variety of ordering methods, such as electronic ordering (EDI/XML)Expedite and follow up on POs to ensure accurate and timely deliveryMaintain vendor relationshipsResearch past ordersCommunicate and interact with various internal departmentsSupport a sales staff of over 1000Make sourcing decisions Qualifications: Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, all majors considered. Excellent communication skillsAbility to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environmentFamiliarity with computer products and programs are desirable for this position Equal Employment Opportunity – M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran Status