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Job Title: Purchasing Assistant

Company: Clark Associates, Inc.

Clark Associates, Inc. is a rapidly-growing, multi-divisional company in Central Pennsylvania. We are currently looking for a Purchasing Assistant to aid our growing procurement team.

Job Description

  • Enter new products in computer system with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Proofread and make necessary corrections to items and product descriptions.
  • Comparison shop items on the internet
  • Research new products and companies for potential new items and relationships.
  • Assist Buyers with purchasing functions including but not limited to: Order placement, tracking, invoice payment, and shipment problem solving.
  • Assist buyer in ensuring inventory level of product is well managed and product shipping maintains high efficiency.


  • Must have both alpha and numeric typing skills
  • Detail oriented, good problem solving skills, and professional
  • Must have ability to work independently
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Excel required, and Access a plus

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.