Job Posting

Wholesale buyer (Assistant Wholesale Buyer)

Toronto (ON)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $21 for 30.0 hours per week

Job Number:

7262288

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:

1

Employer Details

Employer:

SR India Marketing Inc.

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

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

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

Not required

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Experience

Will train

.

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

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

.

Work Setting

Wholesale establishment

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Specialization/Experience

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

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Type of merchandise

Food and beverages

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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)

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Work Location Information

Urban area

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

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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

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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:

ram@srimi.com

Date Posted:

2014-03-12

Advertised until:

2014-06-21