Japanese Bilingual Purchasing Assistant (1013)

El Monte, CA

Job Type

Full-time; direct-hire

About the Role

Location: El Monte, CA

Pay: $18.00 - $19.000/HR (DoE) + benefits

Shift: 8:00am to 5:00pm; Monday to Friday (overtime as needed)

Employment Status: Full-time; direct-hire

Job Duties: Maintain records on company software including inventory adjustment, price change and container list; communicate with customs brokers and freight forwarders to ensure proper document filing and efficient transfer of goods; prepare cost calculations for ocean and air shipments from foreign countries; process receipts and invoices for payment; prepare weekly sales meeting update reports; set up stock/vendor information in system; assist with annual Food Expo preparations


  • Bilingual in Japanese/English; past experience with office work; proficient PC and Ms Office skills; knowledge of market research; solid organizational and time management skills; excellent communictaion and interpersonal skills