Purchasing Assistant

ALDI - Valparaiso, IN (30+ days ago)3.5


$19.00/hour

We are hiring for our Divisional Office located in Valparaiso, IN. Apply in person Monday through Friday from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

ALDI
197 E. Division Rd.
Valparaiso, IN 46383

For consideration, please apply in person only. Get started now by downloading our Employment Application.

Job Summary:
At ALDI our people are our most valuable asset. Our Assistants are an integral part of the organization. The ALDI Divisional Office is comprised of an energetic and committed team that works cooperatively to provide administrative support to the division’s operation.

Assistants begin their ALDI career by completing a thorough training program. While in training you will work closely with an experienced colleague learning step by step the responsibilities delegated in order to excel in your new role. The training is a “hands on” experience designed to make each trainee more comfortable in their new position.

If you’re looking for an opportunity that offers a high level of responsibility and a truly fulfilling career in a fast-paced environment, then We Want YOU to Apply Now!

We have important requirements for all potential ALDI employees. Some expectations of a Purchasing Assistant are:

To assist in ordering and securing product for the division to maximize store sales through product availability
To verify retail accuracy
Skilled verbal and written communications including the ability to prepare correspondence to meet purpose and audience
The ability to establish and maintain relationships with employees, business partners, management team and government agencies
The ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with a group of individuals
The ability to organize large amounts of data, prioritize and complete tasks to maximize the total time available
Proficiency in MS Office products including Word, Excel, Outlook etc.
Proficiency with basic arithmetic and be able to analyze and interpret data
Strong negotiation skills to arrive at a satisfactory conclusion using compromise, persuasion, rationale, and diplomacy
Multitask while providing a high level of customer service
Must be professional, reliable, responsive to feedback, detail oriented and maintain a positive attitude
A high school diploma or G.E.D. is required.

ALDI offers competitive wages and benefits, including:
Major Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance & Prescription Coverage for Eligible Employees
Paid Vacation Time & Paid Holidays for Eligible Employees
401(k) Plan
Company Contribution to Retirement Savings Plan
Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance for Eligible Employees
Life & Disability Insurance for Eligible Employees
ALDI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.