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Purchasing Manager

SmartLabs, Inc. is the leading developer, manufacturer and retailer of affordable home automation, connected home and building controls products. Divisions include INSTEON (proprietary dual-band, mesh networking technology and home automation products) and Smarthome ( – a large internet retailer of home automation products).

We are looking for a talented Purchasing Manager to grow with both divisions of the Smartlabs. As a Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for planning, coordinating and purchasing for our INSTEON and Smarthome divisions. The ideal candidate will use their strong excel skills, previous experience in procurement and inventory management to optimize the purchasing areas of our business.


  • Replenish and optimize inventory utilizing various tools
  • Negotiate favorable purchasing terms with vendors
  • Optimize purchasing the approach by evaluating performance metrics
  • Develop sales/sku projections with sales and marketing departments
  • Develop strategies and guidelines to assess vendor performance & ROI
  • Collect competitive intelligence to improve purchasing decision quality
  • Participate in meetings regarding product roadmap, replenishment, market development, and finance

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 3 years of proven work experience in procurement or supply chain management
  • Extensive purchasing, procurement, or inventory analysis experience
  • Fast learner and self-directed
  • Strong functional knowledge of Microsoft Excel and related data entry software
  • Excellent communication skills to work effectively with a wide range of associates and vendors
  • College or university degree in related field

How to Apply

Please forward your resume, along with your salary requirement (or history) to: [email protected]

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