Company: Palisades Ranch
Zip Code: 90058
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 5
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%
More information about this job:
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
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
Direct and oversee all aspects and employees within the Merchandising department
Effectively communicate product knowledge to sales team and other groups within SSMC to enhance growth.
Evaluate and execute weekly costing activities, delivering a cost savings/avoidance with skillful utilization of market and industry knowledge.
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
Ensure proper inventory levels and set direction and guidance for product specifications and aging requirements.
List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.
Bachelor’s Degree (or business experience equivalent)
Years and type of experience
5 Years progressive management experience in purchasing
Type and proficiency
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