Ref No.: 18-03967
Location: Naperville, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 50,000.00 - 55,000.00 /Year
The Food Service Replenishment Buyer is responsible for the daily management and procurement of materials/vendors on their specific buying desk.
Responsibilities include:
  •  Maintains service level and inventory objectives as defined by management.
  • Maintains turn targets as defined by management
  • Manages purchasing of all materials in food service.
  • Manages on-time deliveries as defined by management by working with the Operations Department, carriers and suppliers.
  • Conducts backorder reviews including purchase order expediting.
  • Provides backorder feedback daily/weekly as required.
  • Assists members of the inventory management group in identifying products for liquidation.
  • Must have Food Service buying experience.
  • Must have strong analytical, problem solving and multi-tasking skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to correspond effectively with vendors and managers.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).   SAP knowledge highly preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university and/or one to two years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Wholesale, Retail or Distribution industry experiences a plus.