Purchasing Representative

Company Summary: 

At Arvato, we measure our success through the successes of our customers. Our DNA is built upon Customer Obsession, Ownership and Continuous Improvement (Hustle). We achieve our goals by means of experience, state-of-the-art technologies, creativity, passion and a commitment to quality, innovation and having fun! Come and join our team today! 


We are seeking a qualified, self-starting individual to join the Louisville distribution center team, work. This role will work closely with the purchasing lead and the demand planning analyst to enable purchasing requirements on behalf of one of the world's leading cloud technology companies. As part of our team, you would ensure that our facilities carry sufficient inventory for data server components. Your responsibilities will be heavily focused on procuring our clients server components from suppliers and OEM's, as well as working in a cross functional role between operations, Account Management and Service Delivery.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Carry out purchasing request to meet client demand
  • Assist Team Lead and Account Manager during supplier and manufacturer setups
  • Liaise between client and vendors to ensure material availability is maintained
  • Implement improvements to enhance supply chain processes
  • Ability to work in a cross functional role between Operations Account Management and Service Delivery
  • Maintain and optimize inventory levels through purchasing
  • Problem solve supply chain disruptions in a timely manor
  • Coordinate and work with client and vendors on purchasing request
  • Adhoc projects and task



  • 1-2 years Purchasing Experience
  • Associates degree

About our company:
Arvato - the spirit of solutions!

We at Arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets.

Arvato is a part of Arvato AG/ Bertelsmann, an internationally networked outsourcing provider. More than 65,000 employees design and implement solutions for all kinds of business processes across integrated service chains, for business customers from around the world. Its portfolio includes all services related to the creation and distribution of printed materials and digital storage media, as well as data management, customer care, CRM services, supply-chain management, digital distribution, financial services, professional and custom IT services, and the direct-to-customer distribution of educational media. Arvato is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.

Arvato is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Company: Arvato Digital Services LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Kentucky 

City: Louisville 

Postal Code: 40219 

Job ID: 141802

Date:  Apr 20, 2021

Louisville, KY, US, 40219

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

Job Segment: Telecommunications, Telecom, Supply Chain Manager, Data Management, Supply, Technology, Operations, Data