Northern, New Jersey
A prominent chain-store Retailer is seeking a seasoned and experienced Purchasing Director.
The ideal candidate will conduct detailed research, establish consumer trends, locate ideal products, investigate prudent vendors, source products and negotiate sales.
Networking and communications.
Conducting detailed research.
Identifying consumer and market trends.
Determining which products to buy.
Locating ideal vendors.
Negotiating cost-effective sales contracts.
Ensuring timely delivery of products.
Resolving any discrepancies.
Proactive in evolving purchasing practices in accordance with market adjustments.
Consistently tracking and researching consumer trends.
Establishing effective vendor relations.
Be on the lookout for cost effective new products and buying sources.
Perform other related duties.
3 years of related work experience.
Proficient in product purchasing and buying practices.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Exemplary interpersonal skills.
Capable of conducting detailed research and identifying patterns.
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
Effective problem solver.
Professional and personable manner.
Location: Northern, NJ