Job Details

Company Logo

KushCo Holdings
Buyer
Professional
Full Time
Anywhere OC Area, CA
Annual Salary
No Experience Required
KushCo Holdings is a publicly traded company that has successfully positioned themselves as a “one stop shop” for the cannabis market through a combination of organic growth and strategic acquisitions. 
 
Our brands include Kush Supply Co., a dynamic sales and distribution platform that has become the nation’s largest and most respected distributor of vaporizer products, packaging, supplies, and accessories.  Kush Energy, a provider of ultra-pure hydrocarbon gases and solvents to the cannabis sector.  The Hybrid Creative, a premier creative design agency for cannabis and non-cannabis brands and Koleto Innovations, our research and development arm driving intellectual property development and acquisitions. 
 
About the Role
We are seeking an energetic, self-motivated Buyer to join our team in Garden Grove, CA that will be responsible for purchasing from assigned bag, box, tin and glass manufacturing vendors. This individual will be responsible for pro-actively seeking purchase order cost reductions, obtaining pricing for quote requests from sales, working closely with the Purchasing Manager to enhance cost savings and operational efficiencies to support Sales and Corporate Initiatives.

What you will do

    • Manage stocking and non-stocking vendor replenishment related activities to ensure proper stocking levels
    • Review assigned vendors and maintain the correct balance of inventory, according to established parameters, to optimize inventory turns and minimize stock outs
    • Maintain proactive communication with vendors to effectively manage purchase orders and ensure on-time delivery
    • Work on other projects and tasks as directed by management
    • Review slow moving inventory and provide analysis to management for evaluation and action
    • Communicate any supply-related concerns to ensure there is no disruption in the supply chain
    • Work closely with the Sales team and promptly react to any special requirements or quotes
    • Benchmarking and working on yearly cost savings initiatives
    • Resolve any discrepancies in quantities, delivery, cost, and quality. Report all issues within parameters set by management
    • Maintain supplier price sheets & terms, as required
    • Report any price increase proposals from suppliers and support department with preparation and completion of supplier negotiations

Who you are

    • 4+ years’ experience working with or for a bag/box/tin/glass packaging manufacturer.
    • Previous experience in a supply chain role working with overseas supplier is a MUST
    • Strong negotiation skills
    • General understanding of the supply chain, including vendor management and inventory management
    • Bilingual in Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin)
    • Strong analytical, data-driven thinking and pro-active
    • Self-motivated to learn and contribute to the success of the team
    • Works well in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
    • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Engineering/Supply Chain or similar discipline

Physical standards

    • This position requires frequent sitting, standing, reaching, walking, and operating a computer workstation 
    • Must have finger dexterity, ability to use keyboard/ten key
    • Ability to push/pull/lift up to 20 pounds 
    • Reasonable accommodations will be considered which would allow the employee to perform the essential functions of this job 
Receives direction from
Purchasing Manager
 
Provides direction to
No supervisory responsibilities
 
KushCo Holdings is an equal opportunity employer striving to create a diverse workforce and will make reasonable accommodations as necessary for qualified applicants.