Buyer-$19.23-$23.33...Job title: Replenishment Buyer
Must have experience in buying produce.
Summary of duties and responsibilities:
The Replenishment Buyer will play an integral role within the
Purchasing Department. Key responsibilities include procuring raw
and perishable materials, managing stock levels and maintaining
supplier relationships. Candidate must be familiar with JIT and
lean manufacturing practices.
? Purchase raw materials and other operating supplies and/or
services in timely manner to support the manufacturing of finished
foods and new product development.
? Coordinate with vendors to obtain information concerning product,
negotiate price, ability or vendor to provide product or service of
? Demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for
? Coordinate purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and
other departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and
? Work with suppliers to order and expedite product shipments and
? Interface with shipping and receiving personnel to prepare and
audit shipments, perform systems transactions and track materials
? Track and Maintain proper levels of stocked inventory.
? Work with R&D team on sourcing new raw material or packaging,
collecting samples and product information (Specifications,
Nutritional and CN equivalent meal contribution, etc).
? All other administrative duties relevant for assigned product
? Excellent problem solving, analytical, teamwork and
? Experience working with MRP and ERP.
? Excellent communication skills. Able to foster excellent
relationships, trust and credibility quickly at all levels within
the organization while achieving key operating objectives. Ability
to communicate professionally with people at all levels of the
organization and external contacts.
? Highly Proficient with MS Office: Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power
? 3 Years food purchasing experience desired- minimum 1 year
required, fresh produce experience a plus.
Call Jessica in the Corona AppleOne office today to apply to this
great opportunity! We are an equal employment opportunity employer
and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to
disability or protected veteran status.