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Merchandiser

Jacksonville, Florida
Merchandising


Job Description

Company: Sysco International Food Group, Inc.
Location: US-FL-Jacksonville
Zip Code: 32209
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 2
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

More information about this job:

 

POSITION PURPOSE:

This position is responsible for procurement functions associated with the company’s product inventory needs.  Items are required to be purchased within company cost and quality parameters and delivered at competitive levels consistent with company policy and performance standards including timely scheduling of pick up and receipt of products.  Continual interaction with Sales and Suppliers is required.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Buy Guide/Ordering – Reviews guide daily and place PO’s as needed with suppliers.  Orders need to be accurate for amount, freight, price and dates consistent with company policy and performance standards.   Working with finance and vendors on payment requirements.
  • Daily Reports – Reviews and acts as required to ensure proper and correct inventory levels by using system generated reports and information from internal departments.  Ex. Out of Stock and Over-allocated Reports.
  • Confirmations – Confirms all PO’s for accurate pricing, quantity, freight and dates.
  • Inventory Management – Uses weekly reports and meetings to achieve best possible inventory levels, dated product and returns.  Works with inland logistics to arrange for on-time product deliveries.
  • Item/Vendor Maintenance – Updates all item and vendor information in the system, as required.  Pricing, freight, brackets, ship points, etc.
  • Communication daily with Sales team.

 

Qualification:

Education: HSD or equivalent / Bachelor Degree Preferred

 

Experience: 2 years’ purchasing or food distribution experience required.  Food service distribution experience preferred.

 

Skills: Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and excellent organizational and follow up skills required.  AS400 experience preferred.

 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 73990