John Deere Landscapes is the nation’s largest distributor of nursery, irrigation, outdoor lighting, landscape supplies, fertilizers, turf protection products, grass seed, turf care equipment, and golf course accessories. Our mission is to be the distributor of choice for green industry professionals. We currently employ more than 2,000 employees in over 400 locations throughout North America.
We are seeking a Purchasing Agent to join our team in Troy, MI . This position procures multiple product lines for irrigation and landscape supplies. Maintains data integrity for several SKUs of specific products.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Reviews and analyzes daily below-order-point reports and procures products for those branches whose volumes did not meet the autobuy parameters.
Communicates daily with branches regarding purchasing of product and other special needs.
Communicates with vendors regarding product availability and purchase orders.
Assists branch manager with special projects, including but not limited to early orders, product promotions and vendor negotiations.
1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. Experience in or strong working knowledge of irrigation and landscape supplies.
3. Understanding of purchasing and inventory management philosophies.
4. Must possess strong analytical skills and excellent customer service skills.
5. Strong computer Skills including Excel, Word, and Outlook.
The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of individuals performing the job.
Our company offers competitive compensation, opportunities for advancement, and exceptional benefits, including medical/dental/life insurance, 401k, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, product discounts, and more.
We are proud to be a Drug Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer.
Keyword: Purchasing Agent I
From: John Deere Landscapes
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