At Sysco we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embodies Sysco.
Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.
This Sysco Los Angeles position is located in the Los Angeles/Orange/San Bernardino County area.
The Merchandiser role interfaces with accounting departments, operating company buyers, business review managers, VP of Merchandising and Marketing, suppliers, warehouses, pricing coordinators, buyers and department personnel.
Purchase produce/or food supplies
Maintain and manage inventory while providing customers with an excellent service level.
Negotiate pricing and programs with various vendors
Support Sales Department's efforts to grow our market share.
Assists in set up of new supplier programs and products.
Assists in developing point of sale (POS) materials with suppliers.
Assists Product Managers and OpCo with Business Reviews, SKU rationalization, program analysis
Assists Product Managers in product presentations to customers at the Corporate office.
Works with suppliers to source products and remain competitively priced.
Coordinates with QA for plant audits and approvals for all suppliers.
Reviews packaging boxes and labels with Marketing Services.
Assigns supc numbers for Sysco branded or supplier sku's with adequate 3rd line desciptions
Coordinates pricing for input into the main frame system
Monitors the departmental cash receipts system and follow up on delinquent suppliers
Assists Department Manager/Product Manager as requested
Other duties may be assigned
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit and occasionally climbs a ladder or works on a platform. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis without future employment sponsorship.
Sysco is committed to providing comprehensive retirement and benefits programs, a stock purchase plan, product purchase discounts and much more!
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