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Company: Hinton Transportation Investments Inc.
Location: Byron Center
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

About HTI:Hinton Transportation Investments, Inc (HTI) is a family-owned company based out of Byron Center, MI, and is a leader in the Heavy-Duty Transportation Industry operating as Martec International, New Life Transport Parts Center, Pace Transportation Services, and Road Equipment Parts Center. With 30+ locations and expansion nationwide, we are eager to add hard-working and growth-oriented individuals to our team to keep us growing!Essential Functions: Analyze and review assigned vendors orders, special orders and backorders Liaison with Assigned Vendors to our Organization (Sales, Accounting, Operations) Vendor Performance Management for product and service providersResponsibilities & Duties: Customer Satisfaction: Responsible for maintaining effective communications to our Organization Interface with appropriate Managers & Associates in Procurement, Sales and Accounting Coordinates all activities related to sourcing and procurement of assigned products to drive sales Familiarization of Company Products: Be aware of changes in industry demands, requirements and regulations and communicate within the department Analyzes the requirements of the product, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date product is needed Assures that the products are delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meet the quality standards of the company Vendor Returns understanding the vendors policies and working with operations on annual returns Shipping discrepancies - some level of involvement Invoice discrepancies - some level of involvementOther duties as assignedEssential Skills: Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions. Technical Skills - Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others. Customer Service - Responds promptly to Sales & Operational needs. Interpersonal - Focuses on solving conflict. Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions. Team Work - Balances team and individual responsibilities; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests. Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Looks for ways to improve and promote quality. Visionary Leadership - Displays passion and optimism; inspires respect and trust; mobilizes others to fulfill the vision. Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions; displays orientation to profitability; demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; aligns work with strategic goals. Ethics - Upholds organizational values. Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; supports organization's goals and values. Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions. Judgment - Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; supports and explains reasoning for decisions; includes appropriate people in decision-making process; makes timely decisions. Motivation - Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles; measures self against standard of excellence. Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; sets goals and objectives. Professionalism - Follows through on commitments. Quantity - Completes work in timely manner; strives to increase productivity.Essential Education & Qualifications:Education/Experience:Bachelors degree (B.A.) from four-year College or University; or one to two years related experience and /or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.Language Ability:Ability to read, analyze, interpret, and apply general business policies.Math Ability:Ability to apply basic math calculations/figures to rationalize and apply to ordering.Reasoning Ability:Ability to solve practical problems.Computer Skills:Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power point, Inventory management software and database software.Benefits:Medical, Dental and VisionLife Insurance/Accidental Death/LTD Company PaidSupplemental Life Insurance401(k) + Company Match!PTO after 30 daysPaid Holidays after 30 daysLife Event LeaveEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)***(Employees are eligible for benefits the 1st of the month following 60 days)***PI187938811

Keywords: Hinton Transportation Investments Inc., Grand Rapids , GR - Buyer, Tank Trailer, Other , Byron Center, Michigan

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