Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
Similar Jobs
Procurement Operations Strategic Buyer
arconic
New Brighton, MN
Apply Now >
Buyer Sr - Hopkins, MN
Associated Grocers of Florida, Inc.
Hopkins, MN
Apply Now >
Buyer I - Mitchell Center Eden Prarie
Associated Grocers of Florida, Inc.
Eden Prairie, MN
Apply Now >
Buyer Sr
SUPERVALU INC.
Hopkins, MN
Apply Now >
Buyer
NESCO Resources
New Brighton, MN
Apply Now >
View more jobs in Hopkins, MN
View more jobs in Minnesota
View Similar Jobs

Job Details

Buyer I Procurement

Company name
SUPERVALU INC.

Location
Hopkins, MN

Apply for this job






3 hit(s)   |  1 times apply

Profile

Description Job Overview: Maintains responsibility for the profitable procurement and timely delivery of products for assigned lines. Works closely with Category Managers to achieve the goals of the category business plan.Provides supply chain\/inventory management for a limited promotionally active grocery desk and corresponding financial accountabilities.Buys in accordance with all policies and procedures established by the Company, Category Manager(s), and Distribution. Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities: Reviews acquisition costs to ensure items purchased are at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source, and urgency of need. Assesses current inventory to determine order quantity. Completes forward buy research, analysis and makes recommendations to Category Manager. Completes purchase order input based on review of stock status report and safety stock levels. Reviews monthly display planner to determine what inventory levels are needed to meet ad requirements. Conducts post-promotional reviews and analysis to determine if promotional requirements were met and if there were problem areas, develops solutions. Conducts loss prevention reviews and recommends package changes to the category team. Conducts logistics planning processes while ordering products to attain the best net product price possible. Manages inventory investment to attain projected category profitability. Reviews and resolves pre-books\/scan based issues received from stores or division personnel, may require reordering product or accepting product returns from stores. Completes quarterly scorecard to assess whether inventory, service level and category profitability were attained. Visits stores, as needed, to monitor programs, obtain store feedback and to assess overall implementation effectiveness as needed. Approves Accounts Payable variance processes for distribution sourced items to ensure correct prices have been invoiced. Resolves store billing questions by interfacing with distribution and store associates. Resolves store distribution issues by acting as a liaison with the Transportation department and store associates. Maintains all necessary department files and records. Maintains assigned SKU integrity maintenance in system. Coordinates with Warehouse Operations to maintain the proper product flow through the facility, in a timely manner. Job Requirements: Bachelor\u2019s degree required. Relevant work experience preferred. A degree in marketing, accounting and financial management practices preferred. Store department managerial experience preferred. This is the entry level buying position. Previous store operations experience or similar experience where an understanding of operations and merchandising approaches has been gained. Familiar with procurement, logistics and inventory management practices. Analytical and problem solving skills, experience in taking initiative and making appropriate decisions. Planning and organizing skills. Written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal skills to develop and maintain effective business relationships within and outside the company. Computer aptitude with the ability to use spreadsheet and word-processing software. Why Work for SUPERVALU? As one of the largest grocery wholesalers and retailers in the United States, SUPERVALU is dedicated to feeding our communities by providing innovative, customer-centric solutions. We deliver on that promise every day through a strong network of 30,000 talented employees who supply the best national brands and our own high-quality and affordable private label products to thousands of customers, and millions of consumers, nationwide. With a wide variety of services and industry leading expertise, SUPERVALU offers you the opportunity to shape the food industry through every stage of your career.A GREAT PLACE TO GROW!\u00a0All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. SUPERVALU is an EO employer \u2013 M\/F\/Veteran\/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Company info

SUPERVALU INC.
Website : http://www.supervalu.com

Company Profile
SUPERVALU® is a grocery industry leader, serving customers through more than 3,400 owned, licensed, franchised and affiliated stores across the country. Our roots are in supply chain and wholesale distribution; in subsequent years we’ve grown to include traditional and hard discount grocery retail formats. Today we proudly provide millions of customers with the best products on the shelves: national brands and our high-quality and affordable private label products. Superior service, engrained in our culture, sets us apart from the competition and provides the experience our customers expect.

Similar Jobs:
Buyer Sr - Hopkins, MN
Location : Hopkins, MN
Job Description: Job Overview:   Maintains responsibility for the profitable procurement and timely delivery of products for assigned lines.  Works closely with Category Managers to achieve the goals of the category business plan....
Buyer Sr - Hopkins, MN-100276
Location : Hopkins, MN
Buyer Sr - Hopkins, MN-100276 in Hopkins Minnesota Job Overview:Maintains responsibility for the profitable procurement and timely delivery of products for assigned lines. Works closely with Category Managers to achieve the goals ...
Buyer II Job
Location : Saint Paul, MN
or email this job to apply later Additional Locations: (n/a) Purpose and Passion Comprehensive Benefits Life-Work Integration Community Career Growth At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a pas...
EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
PurchasingCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
PurchasingCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 PurchasingCrossing - All rights reserved. 169