Junior Buyer


Purchasing and Procurement

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Job Type




Salary Range

CAD45000.00 - CAD50000.00 per year + Benefits and Profit Sharing Bonus

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Appleton, WI - (USA) 5317 Grande Market Drive Suite B WI Appleton , WI 54913



Job Description

Junior Buyer - Surrey

Are you looking to grow your career as a Buyer/Purchaser? Are you knowledgeable about plumbing supplies, HVAC and parts? Are you looking for a great full-time position with amazing benefits and company culture? Manpower has an immediate opening for a Junior Buyer for our client located in Surrey, BC.

What is in it for you?

* Competitive starting salary: $45,000 - $50,000 per year + profit sharing

* Great work/life balance

* Permanent, full-time position

* Working hours are Monday - Friday with any 8 consecutive hours between 6:30 AM and 4:30 PM.

* Work for a leader in the plumbing/HVAC industry

* Unlimited growth opportunities

* Fantastic location with amazing co-workers

* Fun work environment

What is the job?

* Responsible for purchasing plumbing supplies and parts for resale.

* Managing inventory for the location.

* Ensuring that all purchasing documents are updated in the internal computer system.

* Negotiate with vendors to obtain the best pricing, delivery and terms of purchase.

* Analyze product on and hand and projected sales.

* Create purchase orders for suppliers to maintain product mix, optimize material in the location and satisfy projected sales.

* Monitor vendor shipments and receipts to ensure material arrives within anticipated deadline.

* Expedite client orders as required.

* Maintain market intelligence and report pricing level changes and other conditions that may impact inventory levels.

* Assist with answering sales calls when required.

* Assist teammates in warehouse with questions pertaining to purchases

* Other related duties as required.

What you bring to the job?

* A minimum of 1-2 years prior purchasing or inventory control experience is required.

* Ability to analyze sales and inventory data, as well as understand market trends

* Possess strong negotiation tactics

* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

* Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work well with Team Members, vendors, and clients

* Proficient computer skills, including with Microsoft Office Suite

* Knowledge of plumbing/HVAC or heating industry is preferred.

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