Purchasing Specialist

Full Time
Newark, NJ 07114
$65,000 - $70,000 a year
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description
Flik Hospitality Group

Salary: $65,000.00 - $70,000.00

What makes FLIK click


What makes FLIK click? Our people. The decisions, actions and attitudes of our associates earn the trust and loyalty of our clients every day. We know how to pick them and we know how to grow them. It starts with hiring people who share our passion for food and hospitality. Once we find the right talent, we encourage, value and recognize their contributions.

We keep our people renewed, excited and engaged by providing hands-on training and educating them about the latest trends. We give them a stake in successfully raising the bar. Our people love what they do and they love sharing their passion. Join our team and see the FLIK difference. Where a job isn’t merely a job but the start of a career where you can flourish.

Positions at this location may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination, boosters, and/or regular COVID testing. Where permitted by law, applicants who are offered a position for this location may be asked about their vaccination status, which must meet minimum business requirements. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.

Job Summary

Job Summary:

The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for developing procurement guidelines that comply with established regulations and support operational goals of the school nutrition program.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintains an order schedule to assure products are in stock and avoid out of stock.
  • Receives and collects product orders from different departments.
  • Tracks and places daily orders to various vendors.
  • Reviews all orders before submitting to vendors.
  • Reviews inventory levels and compare to orders before submitting to vendors.
  • Reviews usage projections and compare to orders before submitting to vendors.
  • Completes daily communication with vendors in a high level professional manner while practicing email etiquette.
  • Maintains excellent vendor and client relations.
  • Works with different departments to facilitate a smooth day to day operation.
  • Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of one to three years of purchasing experience preferred, depending upon formal degree or training
  • Good knowledge of food and inventory trends with a focus on operations
  • P&L accountability and contract-managed service experience is desirable
  • Possess accurate data-entry skills, computer skills, and be detailed oriented with great organizational skills
  • Knowledge of school nutrition / food industry and/or purchasing strongly preferred.
  • Must be experienced with computers; to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point), Outlook, E-mail and the Internet
  • Serv Safe certified highly desirable

Apply to Flik today!

Flik is a member of Compass Group USA

Click here to Learn More about the Compass Story


Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)


Associates at Flik Hospitality are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID: 1127827

Flik Hospitality Group

Steven Goldberg

[[req_classification]]

Intrested in this job?

Related Jobs

All Related Listed jobs

Secure Path Advisory Group, a Leavitt Group affiliate, in Columbus, OH is looking for a Financial Support Service Specialist for their Financial Services Department.This position works closely with

Who is Swire Coca-Cola? We are one of the largest bottlers of Coca-Cola and other beverage brands in America. Our 7,200 hardworking and passionate employees produce and distribute more than 50 brands

CodePath.org Remote $100,000 - $125,000 a year 30+ days ago

The Senior Manager, Partner Success will manage a portfolio of partners focused on CodePaths most significant and strategic accounts.

Job detailsSalary$44,320 a yearPay TypesPaid bi-weeklyJob TypeFull-timeEstablished cafe/coffee shop in Owenton seeking applicants to fill a restaurant general manager position.Position would

The cook is directly responsible to the Food Production and Operations Supervisors or to Management in charge of the cooking and overall responsibility of the

Previous experience in a primary care setting, ideally in a federally qualified health center (FQHC). Knowledge and ability to independently carryout behavioral

Manage supervision and discipline of members participating in program sessions. Position Requirements (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Work

Kinder Morgan CO2 Company is currently seeking an I&E Technician for the Yates Field in Iraan, Texas. The successful candidate will serve a vital role in

Porter Floor Technician Positions at this location require a COVID-19 vaccination. Porter Floor Technician Salary: $13.00 per hour Porter Floor Technician Shifts: Available Holidays, Day and

Ensure proper parking, security, cash control and customer service procedures are being followed by employees. (2) years of management experience.