Purchasing and Receiving Clerk

  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Part-time

Company Description

The Star Tribune Media Company is the upper Midwest’s largest source of news and information, delivering more of what matters to Minnesota all day, every day.  In the 16th-largest U.S. market Star Tribune reaches more consumers than any other media brand, with the country’s 5th-largest Sunday newspaper, the most-visited local website, numerous mobile and tablet apps, and a portfolio of print and digital products. In 2013 the company was recognized with two Pulitzer Prizes as well as the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce “Best in Business” award.

Job Description

The Purchasing and Receiving Clerk provides part-time support by creating and processing requisitions and purchase orders, maintains purchase records, ensures daily flow of documents to appropriate departments, receives parts and equipment and enters information into the inventory system.  Additionally, the Clerk tracks and monitors purchase orders and stocking levels for the departments.  Experience in purchasing/receiving and using electronic inventory systems preferred.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic keyboarding, analytical and math skills
  • Experience using computers and electronic inventory systems
  • Advanced Communications skills
  • Able to work independently and within a small group
  • Requires lifting, bending and stooping

Posted:  July 16, 2014



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