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Purchasing /Planning Coordinator

Company name
BOXX Technology, Inc.

Austin, TX

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An exciting opportunity now exists to join BOXX Technologies! We are searching for an enthusiastic, hard-working Purchasing professional to join our Operations team in Austin, TX. This full-time position reports to the Manager of Operations.

This full-time job will require the qualified candidate to provide team leadership, negotiate contracts, and much more. The Purchasing/Planning Coordinator’s duties may include but are not limited to:

For immediate consideration, please apply now via the link provided.

  • Being the team lead for purchasing operations

  • Ensuring products and services are purchased in the most cost and time efficient manner

  • Evaluating contracts with suppliers and recommend resolution proposal to operations

  • Providing support to production scheduling on all material flow issues to meet production schedules and customer requirements

  • Gathering and analyzing data to determine the best methodology of order levels on materials

  • Leading Supply/Demand process to optimize purchasing power and inventory

  • Driving and implementing cost saving programs (consignment, VMI, bundling, etc.)

  • Optimizing key metrics (productivity (cost savings vs target), PPV and Supplier Report Cards)

  • Analyzing the markets to spot trends and opportunities for cost savings

  • Helping manage and resolve supply and quality issues

  • Arranging for sell and/or disposal of excess and obsolete materials

  • Helping to develop, implement and modify purchase processes and duties

Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent Interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-motivated, organized worker who can multi task various projects at once

  • Ability to work with cross functional groups to execute new and redesign of products into the market in a timely and cost efficient manner

  • Strong negotiation skills and the ability to build positive working relationships with suppliers and internal customers

  • Ability to work across multi-geographic groups and time zones

  • Ability to analyze technical data in supplier’s proposals

  • Ability to perform financial analyses

  • Ability to Lift, pull and/or push up to 25 pounds or moving, assisting and/or helping lift items or awkward weights.


  • Bachelors degree in business or related field

  • 5-7 years of purchasing experience

  • 5-7 years proven track record of successful cost savings and team leadership

  • Strong computer skills with excellent knowledge of Microsoft applications, especially Excel

  • Extensive experience with MRP functions and forecasting tools

BOXX Technologies Offers

  • Keurig coffees daily; donuts every Friday, fresh popcorn, as well as various teambuilding events, fund raisers, and just plain fun throughout the year.

  • Industry competitive base salary and quarterly bonus potential

  • Various group insurance choices, matching 401(k) plan, and paid vacation, personal and sick plans.

About Us

BOXX is the leading innovator of high-performance workstations and rendering systems for visual effects, animation, product design, engineering, architectural visualization, artificial intelligence and more. Combining record-setting performance, speed, and reliability with unparalleled industry knowledge, BOXX is the trusted choice for creative professionals worldwide.

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BOXX Technology, Inc.
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Company Profile
BOXX Technologies designs high-performance computing platforms for Visual Effects (VFX) professionals that create the stunning images of the 21st century. Our unique Innovative Integration process leverages the best of standards-based technology to produce high-performance Workstations, Render Nodes, and custom solutions that enhance both Creativity and Productivity. BOXX high-performance computing platforms power a variety of creative organizations ranging from large VFX studios that are the soul of today's motion pictures, to freelance digital artists. BOXX high-end Workstations and Render Nodes are used extensively in Visual Effects, Animation, Broadcast, Game Development, and Post-Production.

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