Purchasing Manager


Company Description

LUX dynamics is a privately owned, Reno-based high-bay LED manufacturing company. We use our core values to feed our culture and resonate motivation and passion with all our employees. We are looking for a detail-oriented and hard-working Purchasing Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate can function in a fast-paced environment and will oversee all purchasing functions of the business.

Summary of Major Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with other departments and upper management to identify and develop needs and requirements for equipment, materials, products, and acceptable substitutions
  • Assess current material availability; reasonably predict future availability based on mark, delivery systems, and other variables
  • Prepare and process purchase orders and requisitions for materials, supplies, and equipment
  • Draft, explain, and implement instructions, policies, and procedures for purchasing and contract management
  • Evaluate and approve conditions for issues and awarding bids
  • Resolve grievances with vendors, contractors, and suppliers
  • Maintain and/or implement purchasing and recordkeeping systems
  • Act as the company’s representative in negotiations with suppliers
  • Administer the departmental budget
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements and Skills

  • At least 5 years experience in related field required
  • Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and desire to be part of a busy office support team
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills with the ability to effectively train others
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Thorough understanding of materials and supplies used in the company
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Windows, Outlook, Google, etc.
  • QuickBooks (Preferred)
  • Ability to type 40 words per minute

LUX Core Values – THE P.E.A.K. OF LUX

  • PROFESSIONALISM – In Everything We Do
  • EXTREME OWNERSHIP – Own your mistakes, even if you are only partially at fault. Own it 100% and recognize that if one team member fails, we all fail.
  • ALWAYS DO WHAT IS RIGHT – Boldly go above and beyond expectations. Do what you say you’re going to do… and then some!
  • KINDNESS – Respect all and listen intently. These people are your tribe!


  • 401(k) and company matching
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • PTO

**LUX is a drug free work environment so candidates must be able to pass drug screening.**​