Job Posting

Wholesale buyer (Assistant Wholesale Buyer)

Toronto (ON)


Hourly: min. $21 for 30.0 hours per week

Job Number:


Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible


 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:


Employer Details


SR India Marketing Inc.

Job requirements




Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training; Completion of university


Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not required



Will train


Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Word processing software; Spreadsheet software; Database software; Keyboarding; General office equipment; Internet browser


Work Setting

Wholesale establishment



Buying; Merchandise needs analysis; Product selection; Negotiation; Pricing


Type of merchandise

Food and beverages


Specific Skills/Activities

Select and purchase merchandise for resale; Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase; Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials; Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers; Establish and maintain contact with suppliers; Customer service oriented; Maintain adequate stock levels; Basic computer skills (will train)


Work Location Information

Urban area


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Handling heavy loads; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking


Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning


Other Information

Willing to travel to India 4-5 times/year to form business relations with Indian suppliers. Must learn 500(+) products for purchase.

How to Apply

By e-mail:

Date Posted:


Advertised until: