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Senior Buyer

By July 18, 2023No Comments

Title: Senior Buyer
Location: Buffalo,SC 
Salary: $75,000-80,000K 
Benefits: PTO, Health, Dental, Vision, 401k match
Department: Supply Chain and Purchasing

Why You Should Apply:

  • This position offers cross functional and vertical growth opportunities
  • Good work/life balance, not working crazy hours
  • Fastest growing company in their industry

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Prepare purchase orders for review and input.
  • Vendor Management for orders and quality issues
  • Market and Trend Analysis
  • Prepare inventory reports, analyze inventory levels for replenishment
  • Update inventory maintenance files.
  • Assist sales staff with pricing and product availability
  • Reconcile backorders with the manufacturers.
  • Acquire all product specifications either from the manufacturer or through product review.
  • Sourcing new products and negotiating contracts
  • Building 3 month rolling forecast for inventory planning
  • Enter spiffs and promotions in the system for tracking purposes and prepare documentation for vendor reimbursement.
  • Work with the marketing department to ensure product information/spreadsheets for printed media and online events are compiled in a timely manner and prices are updated in our system. Attend trade shows, visit manufacturer facilities, and attend company shows as required.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related major preferred
  • At least 4 years of purchasing experience
  • Manufacturing OEM or OEM Supplier industry experience required
  • Ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, with co-workers and vendors.
  • Proficiency in Word and Excel, which requires a detailed understanding of Excel spreadsheets.