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Job Title: Global Supply Chain Specialist

Company: Clark Associates, Inc.

POSITION SUMMARY

Clark Associates, Inc. specializes in providing foodservice equipment and supplies to restaurants, hospitality, and healthcare businesses around the world. Products are primarily sold through three distribution channels: The Webstaurantstore.com (Ecommerce Model); The Restaurant Stores (Cash and Carry Model); and Clark Food Service Equipment (Traditional Distribution Model). Our approach to business is how well we can service the customer. How do we do it? We work tirelessly to offer the broadest and best assortment of product, the best price and value, and to always be in stock. 

The Global Supply Chain Specialist is an entry level, full time position that works within our Procurement Department. This role focuses on product sourcing and inventory planning/forecasting, specifically from overseas manufacturers, within our distribution centers across the country.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Source international suppliers and products through research and evaluate foreign suppliers based on price, quality, reliability, production and distribution capabilities.
  • Negotiate price and terms with product manufacturers and suppliers in foreign countries.
  • Monitor and analyze foreign suppliers’ performance to assess ability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
  • Manage Inventory, Shipments, Tariffs, and Other Aspects of Supply Chain
  • Maintain and apply real-time knowledge regarding regulatory requirements and costs related to obtaining product from foreign countries.
  • Analyze inventory levels to determine how to increase inventory turns and maximize ROI on use of warehouse space, capture data, conduct analysis, develop recommendations and assist in implementation of solutions for inbound logistics, transportation, brokerage and distribution activities worldwide.

QUALIFICATIONS

The position requires the application of developed skills in critical thinking, communicating effectively, analyzing and using data for decision making, and problem solving. This position requires analytical math based skills, high level excel skills and basic overall Microsoft office skills. The ability to speak in languages such as Mandarin, Vietnamese, Spanish and Hindi is a plus, but not necessary for success in this position.

Come join the Clark Associates team! We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, a competitive medical/dental insurance package, 401K match, and wellness programs. Employees appreciate using our onsite gym facilities or benefiting from the gym membership reimbursement program.

Our onsite café allows employees the chance to enjoy fresh, healthy meals without leaving the office! Clark Associates often rewards our hardworking employees with fun events and perks to show our appreciation for their dedication and purposeful work towards our company growth—Catered holiday meals, bringing in popular food trucks, and team building events are just a few things we do to promote an enjoyable, positive work environment for everyone.

This is not a home based position. You must be able to work out of our office in Lancaster,PA.  Please include a cover letter with your application.