merchandiser
Dream Star Bedding Co. (2004) Ltd
North York, ON
Salary$$21.5HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Terms of employment Permanent Full time
Start date As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Day, Evening, Early Morning, Morning
Job no. 1125099
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
Bachelor's degree

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events; Select and purchase merchandise for resale; Oversee distribution of merchandise to outlets; Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers; Maintain adequate stock levels; Establish and maintain contact with suppliers; Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase; Provide customer service; Supervise work of other buyers; Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials and visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Spreadsheet; MS Excel; MS PowerPoint; MS Word; Internet; Database software
Work Setting
Wholesale establishment/store
Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Valid passport
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel regularly
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Tight deadlines
Ability to Supervise
5-10 people
Specialization/Experience (Business sales and services)
Merchandise needs analysis; Merchandising or window; Distribution
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Organized