Merchandiser

Job Description

Company: Buckhead Meat of Dallas
Location: US-TX-Dallas
Zip Code: 75237
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

Merchandiser

http://www.buckheadmeat.com

 

OVERVIEW:The job function is to procure products, manage inventory levels and negotiate price as it relates to specified categories.  Using experience and market knowledge this role will work with other departments as well as customers to develop and market products.  This role ensures us having the correct product at a relevant price for our customers.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Manage and replenish appropriate inventory levels.  Accurately price inventory while keeping us market relevant.

Negotiate price with suppliers.  Develop and manage supplier relationships that help leverage our products offering.

Understand and be current on market information as it relates to areas of oversight. 

Maintain appropriate aging on all products.  Work with Material Control Coordinator and production to address any issues.

Work with sales on product development as well as assisting opcos on inquiries.

Perform product inspections on oversight items and address QA challenges as they arise.

 

Qualifications

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

 

Education

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of experience and education

 

Experience

3 years of Merchandising experience including experience managing COP categories

 

Skills

Proficient in MS Office, excellent communication skills, well developed interpersonal skill, understanding of commodities market.

Decision Making Authority

Pricing inventory at a level that is market based but maximizes margins

Working with Material Control Coordinator, adjusting inventory value as necessitated by cycle counts.

Inventory levels

Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):

Make buy on product to offer on promotion- Director of Merchandising.

 

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

 

Buckhead Meat of Dallas 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