1 hour

Purchasing Support Specialist

National Food Group
Novi, MI 48377

Purchasing Support


Got the right ingredients to be National Food Groups  Purchasing Support Specialist? Then wed love to hear from you! This is a great opportunity for career development with an innovative company within the creative and fun food world.


At National Food Group, were proud of our fun, collaborative, and progressive culture. Were always looking for ways to innovate corporate life to be more fun and convenient for our team members, especially in these unprecedented times. With our work from home options, weve become Zoom champions and instant messaging wizards we put a high value on communication from professional video calls to virtual team social hours. When in the office, team members can enjoy our hot and cold beverage machines, a clubhouse and other fun meeting spaces, and when its safe again an in-house gym, and an Innovation Center where all our cooking magic happens! Our team has a good balance of work and play who ever said corporate life couldnt be fun?


Why do we all do what we do here? To give food a home!

If this position sounds appetizing to you, read on!


Your essential job functions:

  • Cut purchase orders, follow up on unconfirmed orders, and make sure they are moved to the proper stage based on order status.

  • Work with the Logistics team to ensure proper communication of delays, status of orders, damages, and fees.

  • Manage item and vendor set-up, being responsible for obtaining the necessary information.

  • Request samples, spec sheets, invoices, credits, certifications, and proper documentation from vendors.

  • Communicate to Account Managers of any shorts, delays, price differences, availability, and lead time.

  • Assist Buyers with projects and stay up to date on industry trends.


Your qualifications:

  • High school education

  • Purchasing background preferred

  • Great organizational skills, prioritization skills, and a desire to advance in your career

  • Demonstrated skills in communication both written and verbal

  • Know your way around a computer

  • Use basic math skills

  • Quick problem resolution

  • Knowledge of basic purchasing and supply chain

  • This is very important to us! Youll need to have a great personality and be able work well with internal staff.


We love when our team members are happy and healthy! At National Food Group, you'll have the following benefits and perks:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Care Insurance

  • Group Life & Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401(k) Savings Plan

  • Flexible Savings Plan

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • PTO & PTO Buy Up

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Wellness Reimbursement

  • Workout Room



*Please also include your salary requirements when applying.

*Employee referral Tier 3.


Posted: 2021-05-14 Expires: 2021-06-13

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