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Merchandising Manager

Vernon, California
Merchandising


Job Description

Company: Palisades Ranch
Location: US-CA-Vernon
Zip Code: 90058
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 5
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

 

More information about this job:

 

Palisades Ranch

 

POSITION PURPOSE:

Briefly describe the major function of this position and the reason it exists.  Summarize into two or three sentences.

Lead Merchandising team, inventory and category management, vendor relations, pricing within a Tier II company with just Meat or Seafood

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

In order of importance (most to least), briefly describe 4-6 primary responsibilities of the position, and approximate the percentage of time spent on each. 

 

% of Time

Primary Responsibility

 

 

 

1

30%

Direct and oversee all aspects and employees within the Merchandising department

2

20%

Effectively communicate product knowledge to sales team and other groups within SSMC to enhance growth.

3

20%

Evaluate and execute weekly costing activities, delivering a cost savings/avoidance with skillful utilization of market and industry knowledge. 

4

15%

Manage vendor relationships at a high level and ensure growth and profitability within each category segment.  Work with vendors to enhance product mix through new items or better pricing

5

15%

Ensure proper inventory levels and set direction and guidance for product specifications and aging requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS

List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.

Education

Degrees/Certificates

Minimum Required:

Bachelor’s Degree (or business experience equivalent)

Experience

Years and type of experience

Minimum Required:

5 Years progressive management experience in purchasing

 

Skills

Type and proficiency

Minimum Required:

Strong leadership and strategic vision. 

 

 

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

 

Palisades Ranch 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: 83732