Position: ENG/JPN Purchasing Assistant JO # 23879
Location : Torrance, CA
Employment: Full Time: Direct Hire
Salary : $40K -$45K
A well-established Food/Beverage Company is currently looking for a qualified Purchasing Assistant who is detail orientated and a quick learner. Knowledge in Administrative duties, business development and Customer relationship management. MUST use Japanese language on a business level.
Job Description of Purchasing Assistant
- Processing sales orders, answering questions with customers, assisting sales team with administrative duties, other duties and projects as assigned
- Market analysis, business development and seeking out potential new business opportunities.
- Coordinating with the Japanese headquarters for inventory levels and supplier information.
- Customer inquires and coordinating with vendors.
- Assist in other departments and communicating with team members.
- General office tasks: emailing, answering phone, photocopying, and data entry.
Job Qualifications of Purchasing Assistant
- Requires good arithmetic skills and organization skills
- Proficiency in Japanese is a Must
- Great understanding of MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
- Strong organizational and time management skills including detail oriented and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
- Ability to communicate effectively, in writing and verbally, with clients, peers and management.
- Ability to adapt to a cross-cultural environment