Looking for a Senior Buyer (retail & wholesale)
We are looking for a senior buyer in the industry of natural stone ornaments to help us reduce our procurement cost. We sell natural stone ornaments and massage stones online under our 5 private brands, both retail and wholesale. We are a fast-growing e-commerce company looking for a motivated and experienced buyer to join our team.
Job title: Senior buyer
Salary: $23.5-25.5/hour for 30 - 40 hours per week, plus bonus.
Company: Gongwell Services Incorporated
Working location: 2099 Lougheed Hwy, Port Coquitlam, BC
Working hours: full time, 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
- Screen potential suppliers and OEM manufacturers for natural stone crystal ornaments based on their production capability, quality control system, product safety, price, supply reliability, conflict of interest, etc.
- Negotiate terms and conditions for purchase contracts with screened suppliers and OEM manufacturers based on should cost analysis.
- Forecast supply needs for each of the natural stone products in charge based on latest market data and inventory data and secure timely product supply.
- Be part of a new product development team, provide insights about new product cost estimate, potential suppliers, retail and wholesale product pricing strategies, etc.
- Supervise the works of assistants in purchase and inventory management.
Your goal: reduce the cost of procurement for natural stone ornaments sold under our 5 brands.
Minimum 2 years experience in natural stone ornament industry.
A college diploma or university degree is preferred.
- Understand the should cost of ornament products
- Very good communication and negotiation skills
- You are able to identify issues and are proactive with proposing solutions
How to Apply:
Send resume to: email@example.com
- Only those who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, we will not consider your application.
- Please note only those who pass our preliminary paper screening will be contacted for a further interviews.
- No phone call please.