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Buy and Hold Specialist (6AM)at CDW Careers

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Oct 28, 2021
North Las Vegas, Nevada
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The Buy & Hold Project Specialist handles all buy & hold requests from the account managers, including taking possession of the order, staging request shipments, maintaining inventory accuracy and resolving discrepancies. In addition, is responsible for special project rollouts, communication with all stake holders pertaining to the special project rollouts and buy & hold requests.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Supports Customer Service Requests (CSRs). 
  • Responsible for inventory and distribution of warehouse and office supplies. 
  • Occasionally lift up to 50 lbs. with or without assistance. 
  • Perform 8 or more hours of standing, bending, lifting, walking and carrying products in combination at any given time. 
  • Utilize a pallet-jack to move product or skids for picking or processing. 

Other Responsibilities

  • Maintain and manage the buy & hold inventory sheet. 
  • Work closely with inventory control pertaining to inventory accuracy of the buy & hold cage. 
  • Work with TSM, sales and shipping when changing freight options on orders that makes sense to the customers and operational needs. 
  • Resolve all quality discrepancies. 
  • Handle all account manager escalation requests. 
  • Monitor the buy & hold contracts. 
  • Keeping all stake holders informed of the status of orders. 
  • Maintain high levels of inventory accuracy. 
  • Taking orders into possession of the buy & hold process. 
  • Process all buy & hold order requests within the 48-hour time frame stated within the contract. 
  • Process all buy & hold and special project orders, including picking orders. 
  • Quality control of all items buy & hold and special project requests. 

Education and/or Experience Qualifications

  • 1 year administrative/operations support experience. 

Required Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with all stakeholders.
  • Solid organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to balance priorities, adapt to the changing needs of the business, and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform 8 or more hours of standing, bending, lifting, walking and carrying products in combination at any given time.
  • Comfort working in a warehouse environment which includes changes in temperature as the weather fluctuates, noise from conveyors and forklifts.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Proficient in using the AS400 system
  • Flexibility to work rotating shifts as needed.
  • Strong attention to detail and accurate counting ability.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and resourcefulness.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Proven ability to multitask and balance multiple priorities simultaneously in an ever- changing environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Familiar with data entry into AS/400.
  • Forklift certification.
  • 1 year of experience in Buy & Hold processing


Preferred Qualifications

  • Current CDW S3 or Sales Management experience.

COVID-19 Update:

CDW is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of known hazards and to ensuring the safety, health, and well-being of coworkers and candidates for employment and their families, as well as the community.

CDW requires all coworkers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the only exceptions being a documented, legally required medical or religious accommodation.  Prior to starting with CDW, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide CDW with proof of full vaccination; or (ii) apply for and receive a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.

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