chief buyer - retail or wholesale
Source: Job Bank
$27.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
- Work Term: Permanent
- Work Language: English
- Hours: 40 hours per week
- Education: Master's degree
- Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
- Fashion and fabric consultant
- Apparel and textiles, other
- Retail management
- Establish and maintain contact with suppliers
- Maintain adequate stock levels
- Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers
- Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase
- Select and purchase merchandise for resale
- Prepare budget and cost estimates
- Organize and maintain inventory
- 5-10 people
Computer and technology knowledge
- Database software
- MS Excel
- MS Outlook
- MS PowerPoint
- MS Word
- SAP (FI/CO / HR / MM / OT SD)
- Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software
- IBM SPSS
Area of work experience
- Purchasing, procurement and contracts
Specialization/experience (business sales and services)
- Merchandise needs analysis
- Market analysis
- Product selection
- Product development
Security and safety
- Valid passport
- Criminal record check
- Own transportation
- Willing to travel
- Valid driver's licence
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Tight deadlines
- Repetitive tasks
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Cellular phone
- Client focus
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Team player
- Are you currently a student?
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Are you willing to relocate for this position?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
- Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
- What is the highest level of study you have completed?
- What is your current field of study?
- What is your current level of study?
- Free parking available
- Parking available
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