Purchasing Assistant


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Located in Greenwood, IN

Salary: $19.50/hour

Express Employment Professionals is partnered with a Greenwood distribution facility that is looking for a temporary Purchasing Assistant!

 Job Summary/Company Information:

  • This position will require you to work in a very fast-paced Purchasing department 
  • Assisting the Director of Purchasing with merchandise management in regard to procurement, pricing and quality, and responding to customer concerns.
  • Coordinating with suppliers and Corporate Purchasing to assure timely and cost-effective delivery of product
  • Assisting with buying through negotiation, quality control, and regular communication with suppliers
  • Placing and receiving store orders via email, and entering them into the system
  • Communicating information to and from District Managers and stores regarding quality issues and reports concerns


  • $19.50/hr
  • 2-5 month contract position with potential to be longer

Schedule: 1st shift, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm


  • The ideal candidate must have recent office experience
  • Strong analytical skills, negotiation skills, and math aptitude
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time well
  • Willingness to work in other departments/divisions as needed
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Able to learn quickly, take direction, and be very reliable.
  • Work well in a fast pace/professional environment

How to apply: Email me your resume at Janice.Koester@expresspros.com or call me at 317-300-9519 Monday-Friday between 8am-5pm. 
Visit our office in person: 201 S. Emerson Ave., Suite 110 Greenwood, IN 46143

SE Corner of Main St. & Emerson - ½ mile off I-65S at the Greenwood exit 99. Next door to Starbucks. 
About Us:

Serving the Southside of Indianapolis, Shelbyville, Greenwood, Franklin, and the surrounding south-central counties, Express Employment Professionals’ Certified Professional Staffing Team specializes in Contract and Direct Hire placements in Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Skilled Manufacturing. There are no fees for our services; we are a Human Resource Solutions company assisting businesses in finding top talent. We have been hired directly by our companies to find them the best candidate for the job!

Express Office: Indianapolis (South)
201 South Emerson Avenue
Suite 110
Greenwood, IN 46143
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