Food Buyer

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 233195661
  • Open Date: November 25, 2021
  • Close Date: February 6, 2022
  • Organization: 1779696 Alberta Inc.
  • Sector: Retail & Wholesale
  • Business Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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0 Applications
Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $24.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Select and purchase merchandise for resale;
Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers;
Maintain adequate stock levels;
Establish and maintain contact with suppliers;
Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase;
Provide customer service;
Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials and visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Excel

Work Setting

Retail business

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Repetitive tasks
Attention to detail

Specialization/Experience (Business sales and services)

Market analysis

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus

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