Commodity Purchasing Agent

Req ID:  30315
Date:  Jun 5, 2024
Location: 

Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84120

Company:  Sonepar
Brand:  Codale

Be part of something bigger.

At Codale Electric, we’re proud of the role we’ve played in projects like the new Salt Lake Airport, the Las Vegas Raiders stadium and Soleil Lofts, as well as our role in housing, commercial, and industrial projects of every size throughout the Intermountain West. We strive to be the best wholesale distributor in the area and invite you to be part of building the future.

What You’ll Do:

  • Purchases products and manages inventory levels of products for Codale to resell
  • Maintaining, and forecasting product inventory levels, researching new and replacement products, negotiating costs and discounts of products and any freight and service charges with suppliers, processing and managing to purchase and maintain inventory levels across the Codale network.
  • You will focus on commodity inventory only. 
  • Working with salesforce on commodity-related quotes, projects, and orders.
  • Tracking current market trends, changes, and costs.
  • Knowledge of current commodity market value, sell price, and strategy.
  • Knowledge of all Codale’s service adders and capabilities that are related to commodities and helping the salesforce to utilize these on bids, quotes, and orders System (eclipse) maintenance.
  • Commodity product file updates.
  • Cost and product file and maintenance
  • Tracking and analyzing commodity sales history. Tracking commodities wins and losses.
  • Understanding of the commodities market
  • Gathering and compiling current commodity cost
  • Commodity sale price knowledge
  • Working with vendors and purchasing on cost
  • Commodity quote support
  • Commodity inventory value
  • Sales associate support
  • SPA and Rebate support

 

What You’ll Bring:

  • Eterm (Eclipse or Solar)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft 365 (Outlook and OneDrive)
  • Microsoft Excel (intermediate skills preferably)
  • Electrical sales or sales (1+ years preferably)
  • Distribution warehouse
     

Why work for Codale Electric Supply?

It feels good to drive down the road and say, “I played a part in that.” You can be part of a wide array of projects, no matter your role at Codale. Successful team members at Codale demonstrate integrity, a commitment to excellence and a desire to be the best warehouse employee, delivery driver, office support staff or salesperson. Each day presents opportunities to strive for improvement, to build customer relationships and to build your skills and accomplishments. You can build a long-term career at Codale.

 

Our Competitive Benefits?

401K Plan, Competitive Medical Plans (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts, Long-term and Short-term Disability, Life Insurance and a Definitive Career Path.

  

About Codale Electric and Sonepar USA 

Founded in 1975 by Dale P. Holt, Codale Electric Supply started with only five employees before becoming one of the most innovative and fastest-growing electrical supply distributors in the nation. Today, we are headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and currently have branch locations in the western United States. Even though we have quite a presence in Utah, Nevada, and Wyoming, we've declared that we will not rest until we can help provide contractors throughout the nation with the supplies that they need.  www.codale.com

 

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Sonepar entered the US in 1998 and continues to grow due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar serves the market through a network of companies with over 400 locations nationwide. For more information, visit soneparusa.com.  

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement 
Sonepar is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law. 

Sonepar and our family of brands are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, we will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if a reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please call 843-745-2420 or email recruiting@sonepar-us.com.
 

 
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Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City