The purchasing agent is an integral part of the Hahn Automotive Team. Responsibilities include, purchasing automotive parts, managing inventory levels, and utilizing internal system to analyze large sets of data. Additionally, the purchasing agent will make stocking recommendations for stores.
Generate purchase orders for automotive parts from manufacturers
Present inventory analysis to management staff
Manipulate data to streamline the way in which inventory is managed as well as purchased
Take initiative in identifying and resolving issues pertaining to inventory levels and purchasing habits
Collaborate with team members to prepare for strategy meetings
Accurately complete all tasks within given time constraints
Two or four year college degree, or equivalent work experience required
Strong communication (written & verbal), analytical, quantitative, and analysis skills
Excellent problem solving skills and attention to detail
Computer skills; extensive experience with Microsoft Office applications including MSWord, Power Point; intermediate to advance Excel skills required; knowledge on ACCESS/SQL helpful
Ability to independently develop new Excel models, charts and graphs, and procedures as necessary
Ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time
Strong math and analytical skills
Knowledge of automotive aftermarket industry is a highly desirable
Hahn Automotive has been the premier auto parts supplier for the Midwest and Eastern US for over 60 years. We have provided our customers with millions of hard parts, accessories, supplies, chemicals and tools from our extensive inventory of top brands. Our goal is to build a lasting relationship with you through our selection and with top-quality service.