Merchandise Buyer Job Description
The following is a full job description for Merchandise Buyer. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Merchandise Buyer along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Merchandise Buyer is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Merchandise Buyer, Sr., Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Sr., Merchandise Buyer - Fixtures, Merchandise Buyer - Meat, Merchandise Buyer - Grocery, Merchandise Buyer - Deli, Merchandise Buyer - Produce, Divisional Merchandise Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities For Merchandise Buyer
Selects merchandise for order, places order, and stays involved in inventory distribution. Reviews success of previous orders to determine extent to which inventory should be replenished. Researches new trends or advances in product lines to make appropriate buying decisions. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Merchandise Buyer
Similar Jobs:  Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Merchandise Buyer, Sr., Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Sr., Merchandise Buyer - Fixtures, Merchandise Buyer - Meat, Merchandise Buyer - Grocery, Merchandise Buyer - Deli, Merchandise Buyer - Produce, Divisional Merchandise Manager
Categories:  Retail/Wholesale, Logistics, Materials Management, Purchasing, Sales
Industries:  Hospitality & Leisure, Media, Retail & Wholesale,
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