Position Listing #19-24

Buyer's Assistant

(Automotive/Tools)

Orscheln Farm and Home Office

Moberly, MO

ABOUT THIS POSITION

 

The Buyer's Assistant (Automotive/Tools) is responsible for supporting the Buyer in all aspects of developing, communicating, and executing the strategic business plans inside their Department. Position reports to Buyer(s).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • Assist Buyer with supplier, DC, Farm and Home Office, and store communication (written and verbal).
  • Set up items, perform system maintenance, enter marketing flyer information and maintain all files.  Entering flyer info includes entering promos for zone and competitively priced items.
  • Assist Buyer and/or accounting with vendor communication of Marketing Support Funds.
  • Run sales report information and invoice vendor for promotional scan backs.
  • Assist with acquiring information out of the company Micro-strategies report writing system.
  • Maintain all files, keep vendor files up to date
  • Assist in developing plan-o-grams including requesting samples, set POG for line reviews and running reports for planogram review.
  • Review DC report and manage import containers while working closely with DC transportation and Internal Logistics.
  • Some travel may be required including store travel or vendor travel (less than 10%).
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS & DESIRED SKILLS

 

  • Strong experience in Microsoft Office – proficient in Excel.
  • Provide exceptional customer service.
  • Ability to follow-up and document.
  • Ability to work with vendors, store associates and peers.
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt/respond quickly to changing needs.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Team player and willing to learn systems and processes.

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