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Help develop the Specialty/Gourmet Food department at Bed, Bath & Beyond. This is a very exciting opportunity for an individual with a real passion for both gourmet food and retail. This position assists the Buyer within the area of gourmet/specialty food and contributes significantly to the team’s achievement of sales, gross margin, inventory and turnover goals. The assistant buyer will help to d...
Help develop the Specialty/Gourmet Food department at Bed, Bath & Beyond. We are seeking a passionate Specialty Food Merchant/Buyer with a strong track record of success marketing diversified food categories and merchandising. The ideal candidate will be responsible for a vision and plan, to create and build a compelling line of unique products that will entice and excite our customers through the...
As a growing international business company, we are seeking an experienced local food and wine buyer to join our exporting department. Responsibilities: Buy eminent or premium food product from US local market, such as wine, dairy product and nuts products based on market. Research, identify and pursue new profitable food markets and vendors. Work with home office to obtain any required licenses a...
SENIOR BUYER: Job Functions and Responsibilities: · Strategically execute and negotiate the purchase of raw materials and ingredients including grains, fruits, vegetables, dairy, spices, concentrates, purees and proteins. · Facilitate communication between suppliers and various internal departments, i.e. Quality Assurance, Research and Development, Operations, and Co-Manufacturing. Follow market d...
Company Confidential Indian Head Park, IL, 60525
POSITION SUMMARY: The right candidate for the Specialty Food Buyer position will be responsible for uninterrupted flow of materials and services that meets or exceeds quality, service and total cost objectives. RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage relationships with existing suppliers while securing new ones. Source suppliers and products that fit our company needs. Product selection and inventory rationale....
[Company Info.] Bogopa Services Inc., a fast growing Supermarket Chain under the name of Food Bazaar in the Tri-State area, is currently seeking an experienced Grocery Buyer. [Title] Grocery Department/Buyer _ Food Bazaar Supermarket Brief Job Description of Job Duties Procure merchandise for resale to customers at the wholesale level. Analyze past buying trends, sales records, price and quality o...
Company Confidential Los Angeles, CA, 90035
We are currently recruiting for a Buyer for our client in the vitamin industry. Our client is a well known Neutrceutical company that has been around for 30+ years, and offers great stability and room for growth. Candidates who qualify must possess experience in these related fields: Vitamin/Neutraceutical, food, beverage, cosmetic, medical device, or pharmaceutical experience. If this is your cup...
Food and Grocery distribution company is looking for a Meat Buyer. Ideal candidate will have the following background - · Meat procurement for grocery, supermarket, retail, wholesale, or similar · Fresh Meat purchasing from vendors and suppliers · Large to moderate volume buying experience · Direct experience with shippers · Strong supplier relations skills · Strong vendor negotiations skills · Ex...
At the Hain Celestial Group, our commitment to helping consumers lead A Healthy Way of Life™ is the driving force behind everything we do. With almost 40 natural and organic food and personal care products brands, we are dedicated to promoting health and well-being by meeting growing consumer demand for better beverages, snacks, specialty foods and personal care products. We just moved to a new He...
We are currently seeking a Senior Strategic Buyer - MRO & Services to join our North America Purchasing team at our world headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio. POSITION SUMMARY: This position is accountable for the procurement of MRO and Services (including sourcing, contract management, cost savings, etc) to ensure best practice and best total cost of ownership for North America. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABI...
External Job Title Senior Buyer AutoReqId 35277BR Functional Area Supply Chain Sub-Function Procurement Division Equipment Care City St. Paul State/Province MN Country US Employment Status - global req Full Time Job Description Senior Buyer GCS Service is a division of Ecolab, the trusted service leader in the commercial food equipment industry. Nationwide thousands of restaurants, hotels, hospita...
Assistant Buyer, Convenience Salary Commensurate with Experience Barnes & Noble College is searching for an Assistant Buyer for the Food & Beverage/Convenience Category located in the Basking Ridge, NJ Home Office. The Assistant Buyer supports the Merchandise Buyer with daily operational tasks, office duties, and field/vendor communications for the area of responsibility. The Assistant Buyer manag...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Buyer San Antonio, TX; Austin, TX Full-Time $50,000 - $80,000 Posted 12/9/2013 Gennaro Destefano is recruiting for this position. Email your resume to Gennaro Apply Job Details Description: The Buyer/Merchandiser is responsible for the day to day management of their desk and category. Generating purchase orders; ne...
Planner/Buyer We are WellPet LLC makers of healthy natural products for pets. WellPet is home to a portfolio of premium natural pet food brands including Wellness®, Old Mother Hubbard®, Eagle Pack® and Holistic Select®. For over 80 years, this collection of brands has had an unwavering commitment to nutritional innovation and product quality. Acknowledged as leaders in the industry, the company pr...
SUMMARY: The Buyer III Specialty Ingredients will manage the procurement of the right materials at the right location, at the right time, meeting defined price and quality standards utilizing strategic sourcing and risk mitigation techniques. The materials assigned will be both new and existing to GMCR such as specialty chemicals and food ingredients. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None ESSENTIAL D...
Company Confidential Orlando, FL, 32809
Large supplier of value-added fresh produce located in Orlando, FL has a career opportunity for a talented and motivated BUYER to join our Purchasing Department. Summary: Produce/Packing materials procurement specialist with experience purchasing for a fresh cut processing plant. This position is responsible for all aspects of sourcing including the ability to identify buying opportunities, negoti...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Buyer Los Angeles, CA Contract N/A Posted 12/9/2013 Karsha Bjerke is recruiting for this position. Email your resume to Karsha Apply Job Details We are looking for a strong Buyer or Purchasing Agent to join a forward looking health products company in the Los Angeles area. We believe in living a healthy lifestyle a...
SUMMARY:(Direct Hire) Put your analytical, logistical, organizational, and communications skills to the test. We are seeking a policy-minded Buyer to ensure adequate packaging supplies and raw materials across multiple production sites. In addition to quantitative and qualitative analysis skills, superior interpersonal skills will be necessary, as you manage supplier relationships, conduct price n...
A global leader in hospitality and food service, Delaware North Companies, Inc. is one of the largest privately held companies in North America. The company has a strong reputation in its industries – hospitality, food service, travel and tourism, retail, gaming and entertainment- with more than 100 locations in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and England. Visit www.delawarenorth...
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Buyer - Construction Materials and Supplies
$31,200.00 - $79,800.00
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Buyer - Construction Materials and Supplies
Maintains construction schedule by planning purchases; identifying suppliers; obtaining materials and supplies; arranging delivery.
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Improves quality results by analyzing materials, supplies, and vendor reliability; recommending changes.
Reduces construction costs by evaluating alternative materials and supplies; negotiating pricing and terms.