Purchasing Clerk

Job Title: Purchasing Clerk
Location: Clarksville, TN
We are looking for an experienced Purchasing Clerk to join our Shipping & Receiving Department in Clarksville!!
Our Purchasing Clerk performs various duties corresponding to the purchasing, receiving, and record keeping related to raw Materials and operating Supplies.  Works with Plant Controller, Accounting Assistant, Accounts Payable Clerk and Shipping Clerks to maintain accurate and complete cost data, and produce the necessary reporting to support Month End Close activities related to inventory valuation and usage reporting for Raw Materials and Operating Supplies for the Plant.
  • High School degree or GED required.
  • 1-3 years of experience in purchasing preferred.
  • Extensive experience in Shipping/Receiving preferred.
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal necessary.
  • Must have good working knowledge and command of Microsoft Office Programs.
  • Must be a team player and positive in all interactions at all levels of the organization.
  • Experience with Oracle and Access a plus.
  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Willing to work flexible hours and overtime with short notice.
  • Works well under the pressure of deadlines.
  • Must have flexibility to learn and use new technology.
  • Must have good math skills.
  • Excellent attendance a must.
  • Forklift experience and ability to pass certification w/Jostens required.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Celebrating 125 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.
Jostens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.
Employer: Jostens
Job Category: Administration
Job Type: Full Time