Quaker Valley Foods Inc Philadelphia, PA, USA
Description: POSITION SUMMARY: The Commodity Buyer will cultivate relationships, negotiate prices, and purchase goods and services from suppliers according to departmental and organizational policies and procedures. WHAT YOU'LL DO Research, understand and implement purchasing, sales and pricing decisions based on commodity market conditions on daily basis. Responsible for perishable inventory positions relative to age and market conditions. Building and maintaining vendor relationships to maximize business. Negotiates the purchase of commodity proteins. Communicate with warehouse as needed. Manage inventory within budget limits, while maintaining in stock position. Responsible for pricing and margin decisions for products assigned. Work closely with marketing team to execute specific marketing campaigns. Works independently with some direction from the Purchasing Manager and Director. Follows up in a timely fashion with suppliers on late deliveries, obtain shipping...
Procurement / Sourcing