Operations & Purchasing Pro

Natural Trends - Springville, UT

Full-time

Great opportunity for a KEY TEAM MEMBER to contribute in a growing small business. Seeking an individual with a CREATIVE and ENERGETIC mind set and an ENTREPRENEURIAL spirit. Need a proven history and solid understanding of operations, purchasing and customer care. Must have the HEART OF A COACH to work in a boss-free environment focused on working as a synergistic team to deliver excellence to our customers.

OPERATIONS

  • Provide back up support to customer care, order processing and reception team
  • Converse professionally with customers and vendors
  • Oversee ongoing refinement of internal systems including order processing, purchasing, inventory control, production and shipping
  • Identify inefficient process points and develop creative recommendations for improvement
  • Constantly pursue ways to increase efficiencies and improve profits
  • Implement effective system enhancements
  • Manage phone system

PURCHASING & INVENTORY

  • Track and analyze inventory levels and supply needs
  • Ensure product availability for quick-turn orders
  • Prepare, issue and follow up on purchase orders
  • Manage and expand existing vendor relationships
  • Research and evaluate new supply options
  • Negotiate improved pricing and terms
  • Track production rates and work flow capacity
  • Contribute on product development team to refine existing products and bring new products to market

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years solid work history with experience in purchasing, operations, customer care, and team building
  • Professional oral and written comprehension and communication skills
  • Highly organized and self-directed with very strong attention to detail
  • College degree strongly preferred
  • Fast and accurate computer proficiency a must
  • Expertise in Excel, Google Docs and QuickBooks strongly preferred
  • Good strategic, analytical and decision making skills
  • Resourceful, positive, can do attitude
  • Enjoy a fast paced, growing small company environment
  • Natural ability to get along with others and work as a team
  • Able to recognize, own, and learn from mistakes in a positive manner
  • Completely drama free
  • Impeccable integrity
  • Import experience a plus

Please complete indicated attention to detail assessment to be considered.

Wage: DOE

*Candidates need to be able to pass a background check and be compliant with non-smoking/vaping policy.

About Natural Trends

Natural Trends is values driven company supplying exclusive and high quality products to the corporate promotional market throughout the US and Canada since 1999. Learn more at NaturalTrends.com.

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Management:

  • Key Leader

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM