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retail buyer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Tillsonburg, ON
N4G5K9

Salary

$30.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year

Tasks

  • Arrange product according to planogram
  • Establish and maintain contact with suppliers
  • Maintain adequate stock levels
  • Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers
  • Oversee distribution of merchandise to outlets
  • Provide customer service
  • Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase
  • Select and purchase merchandise for resale
  • Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials and visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events
  • Supervise work of other buyers
  • Visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 hours per week

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