Buyer

Nov 16 2020
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time, $40,000 - $55,000 / year
Job Description
Buyer (199028-5)

Seeking a Buyer for a full-time opening in Honolulu. This role will be responsible for purchasing inventory and raw materials for resale and maintaining optimal stocking levels to minimize out of stocks. To be successful in this position, candidates will need to have some understanding of purchasing processes and inventory systems, as well as strong communication and Microsoft Excel skills.

Hours

Full-time

Location

Honolulu, Oahu

Pay

$40,000 to $55,000 a year

Responsibilities

  • Strategically plan merchandise and raw material purchases to achieve company inventory turns, freight expense reductions, and lost sales objectives.
  • Prepare, maintain, and transmit procurement documents.
  • Work with sales management and/or suppliers on the introduction of new items or promotions.
  • Analyze current inventory management and sales data to determine effective purchasing practices.
  • Coordinate and track freight of all inbound shipments.

Qualifications

  • Solid understanding of inventory replenishment and control systems/policies with the ability to forecast usage and analyze trends to best plan inventory.
  • Familiarity with purchase order, shipment, and receiving paperwork procedures and policies.
  • Good phone and email communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Excel and enterprise resource planning systems.
  • Detail and deadline oriented.