Food Buyer

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 617954317
  • Open Date: November 22, 2021
  • Close Date: February 6, 2022
  • Organization: Thai Ivory Cuisine
  • Sector: Retail & Wholesale
  • Business Location:Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $20.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to johnhalifax.ca@gmail.com
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events;
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;
Arrange product according to planogram

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Spreadsheet
MS Access
MS Excel
MS Word
Internet
Database software
Planogram software
MS Outlook

Work Setting

Wholesale establishment/store

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel
Willing to travel cross-border
Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Attention to detail
Sitting
Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

Room and board provided

Specialization/Experience (Business sales and services)

Product development
Product selection
Pricing
Negotiation
Merchandise needs analysis
Merchandising or window
Buying

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Accurate
Excellent oral communication

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