Supply Chain Specialist

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Akron, OH
  • 25 May, 2019

Job Description

Job Descriptions:

The Supply Chain Specialist is responsible for coordinating and performing activities involved with sourcing and procuring products for resale to Famous Supply customers.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Review requisitions and release purchase orders

  • Maintain sufficient levels of inventory to meet customer demand while achieving company inventory turnover objectives

  • Study market trends, assess potential suppliers and recommend sources of supply

  • Assist with product line and SKU inventory strategy (stock vs. non-stock status) and product line additions and consolidations

  • Analyze and review proposals and quotations, and negotiate contracts

  • Troubleshoot issues with associates, vendors and others to determine sources of issues and drive resolution

  • Approve invoices for payment and resolves pricing discrepancies to enable on-time payment

  • Expedite delivery of products and maintain credible delivery information for purchase orders

  • Drives suppliers for excellent performance in on-time delivery

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:


  • 5-8 years of business experience
  • Attention to Detail
  • Business Acumen
  • Strong Math Skills
  • Demonstrated communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work


  • Solar Eclipse Inventory Software experience

What We Offer!

  • Family Atmosphere
  • Strong Culture through our 40 Fundamentals
  • Bonus Opportunity
  • Health/Vision/Dental Insurance
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Wellness Program
  • 401K Employer Match
  • Bonus Opportunity
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation and Holidays)
  • Opportunities for Advancement

Famous Supply is a wholesale distributor committed to serving contractors, builders and remodelers in the HVAC, Plumbing, Building Products, Lighting, and Industrial/PVF segments.

Since 1933, Famous has been a family-owned business that treats its associates like family. Our 5 Core Values are Family, Trust, Communication, Teamwork, and Continuous Improvement. We bring those Core Values to life every day by practicing our 40 Fundamentals for Living the Famous Way!

To learn more about what makes us Famous, visit!
Keyword: Supply Chain Specialist
From: Famous Supply