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Purchasing Receiver

Iowa City, IA

Job Information:

Position Overview:
This skills-based position will function as New Pioneer Cooperative’s point person for all product and merchandise deliveries. The role is key in the verification of products received, quality assurance and accuracy of our Point of Sale (POS) database.  

Working Environment:
The Purchasing Receiver works in a retail grocery, kitchen/bakery and office environment.  The position requires receiving of packaged and perishable products, directly from delivery drivers and vendors, ensuring accurate invoices and product quality.  In addition to the retail floor, general computer, phone, and office requirements, there will be frequent periods, operating a forklift/pallet jack, working in walk in coolers and kitchen/bakery production areas. The position requires bending, reaching, walking, standing and the ability to lift 50 lbs. as needed to maintain a clean and organized environment both on and off the retail floor. Extensive direct and interactive communication with delivery drivers, vendors, customers, administrative support and team members will be a daily occurrence.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 1 year in a retail POS (point of sale), grocery or warehouse environment as a merchandise receiver or inventory auditor.
  • Using approved software, demonstrate the ability to code, input, reconcile and distribute all invoices received accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrated merchandising skills with the ability to ensure accurate and timely product related signage within established NPC marketing standards.
  • Ability to accurately perform tasks associated with inventory and audit functions.
  • Ability to read and understand financial statements as they relate to this position.
  • Communications skills—project a positive and approachable demeanor, attentive listener, present clear productive instructions.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments and work as a constructive team member.

This skills-based position requires a committed schedule to include opening, closing, weekend, and holiday shifts on a regular basis.

The Purchasing Receiver is a full time position with benefits.

Apply through the website or submit a cover letter and resume to: rmoore@newpi.coop (please indicate Purchasing Receiver in the subject line) or mail to: Team Support, Human Resources, 22 S. Linn Street, Unit 2A, Iowa City, IA 52240.

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Apply through the website or submit a cover letter and resume to: rmoore@newpi.coop (please indicate Purchasing Receiver in the subject line) or mail to: Team Support, Human Resources, 22 S. Linn Street, Unit 2A, Iowa City, IA 52240.

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Team Support, Human Resources, 22 S. Linn Street, Unit 2A, Iowa City, IA 52240

Posted 05/22/18

Job ID: 64362