Purchasing Financial Analyst

  • PVS Chemicals, Inc.
  • 10900 Harper Avenue, Detroit, MI, USA
  • Jun 25, 2020
Full time Accounting Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

Responsibilities (May include but are not limited to):

  • Manages Nolwood CUPS (Credit Upon Proof of Sale) budget
  • Work with sales and pricing on mass quote updates
  • Performs profit analyses across all product lines
  • Daily Inventory review/replenishment
  • Manage freight bills and demurrage where appropriate
  • Update and maintain stock requests from Sales
  • Supplier corrective action as appropriate
  • Review of aged inventory
  • Review of backorders
  • Service Report Entry
  • Communication between Suppliers, Sales, and Customer Service
  • Provide forecast information to suppliers where possible
  • Uphold the fundamentals of the Nicholson Nine and Responsible Care Guiding Principles. Environmental, Health, Safety and Security are a responsibility of every PVS Employee.

Desired Skills

  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Above average communication skills
  • Organized / detail oriented
  • Can handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Professional attitude
  • Ability to follow multiple directions at the same time
  • Creative problem solving / crisis resolution
  • Enjoy working in a busy business environment
  • Strong Math Skills
  • Inventory control background
  • The desire to excel and grow in the organization


Required Education / Skills / Equivalent Experience (Prior to hire / transfer):

  • Comfort w/ MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook
  • 3 years’ experience in a procurement position
  • Basic understanding and compliance of ISO
  • Bachelor’s Degree required

OJT (Required within the initial employment period—varies per position and experience):

  • Applicable ADAGE skills
  • Basic understanding of ISO/QS-9000
  • Problem/crisis resolution
  • Service Report system
  • Team building skills
  • Understand applicable procedures, work instructions, forms, checklists, etc.
  • Must be able to pass drug test and background check