Purchasing Assistant

Karat By Lollicup, headquartered in Chino, CA is the manufacturer of Karat® food disposable goods and TeaZone® beverage products, the distributor of other leading brands’ coffee & tea ingredients, & specializes in custom print and innovative packaging. We have been recognized for our thermoforming plastic capabilities in North America to produce cups and food packaging products that allow us to offer competitive pricing throughout our distribution network (currently 5 regional warehouses are located in CA, SC, WA, TX and NJ), and services to chain accounts such as Panda Express, Flame Broiler, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, and more.

Corporate Website: www.karatpackaging.com

Lollicup® is currently seeking an Purchasing Assistant to join our growing team in CA. We are looking for someone who is energized and inspired by the possibility of being part of this exciting opportunity to contribute to a startup location in its beginning stages!

MAIN JOB TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Purchasing from domestic & International vendors/suppliers by analyzing inventory requirements
  • Purchasing & coordinating for remote warehouse(s)
  • Prepare, review and track purchase orders
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly inventory reports
  • Prepare inventory transfer orders
  • Monitor inventory level daily
  • Other duties as assigned including, but not limited to, other purchasing-related assignments/tasks

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3+ year of purchasing, supply chain & inventory control experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Excellent math and analytical skills
  • Must be detail and organized oriented
  • Able to prioritize and manage multiple projects to meet deadline
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicant must be authorized to work in the US; bilingual preferred (English/Mandarin or English/Spanish).

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday to Friday, 8:00AM — 5:00PM (with one-hour meal break).

COMPENSATION: Starting at $20.00-$22.00/hour DOE + Health/Dental & 401K benefits available after passing three-month probation period. Other miscellaneous perks may include up to 30% off at Lollicup® Coffee & Tea corporate-owned stores, Birthday Incentives, and annual Company Events.

HOW TO APPLY? Please submit cover letter and resume to joanne.wang@karatpackaging.com with Subject: “Purchasing Assistant Position – [Your Name]”

Lollicup® USA, Inc. is the leading bubble tea, coffee, and restaurant supply enterprise. Under its trademark licensing program, Lollicup® established 70+ Lollicup® Coffee & Tea cafes across the country. Lollicup® also manufactures and distributes Karat® and Karat Earth® branded disposable wares including plastic, paper and PLA cups, utensils, and more. We currently service a wide range of customers from individual food-service retailers, Bars & Restaurants, Hotels & Casinos, & Coffee Roasters to food service distributors (such as US Foodservice, Sysco, etc.)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $22.00 /hour