Buyer - Unified Naturally
Unified Grocers - Seattle, WA

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Works in partnership with the Category Manager to achieve objectives in the area of service level, inventory turnover, and maximum return on investment. Monitors inventory levels and reorders products to maintain proper balance between inventory, turnover, and out-of-stock conditions. Will assist Category Managers in monitoring profitability of assigned product lines.

Education and/or Experience Required

Education: Position requires a high school education. Post-secondary coursework in purchasing or inventory control would be beneficial.

Experience: Position requires a minimum of two years of high volume purchasing experience preferable with a wholesale grocery background.

Knowledge: Position requires a good working knowledge of purchasing and associated administrative duties. Proficient knowledge of personal computers, including business software (Excel, Outlook, and Word), is required. Previous experience with AWR purchasing system is desirable but not required.

Skills and Abilities: Position requires good communication skills, both verbal and in written, to communicate with buyers, vendors, and warehouse staff. Must have demonstrated ability to apply knowledge of reorder techniques and methods.

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Unified Grocers (Unified) is the largest retailer-owned wholesale grocery cooperative in the western United States. Our talented team of...