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Associate Buyer

EPI Brooklyn, NY
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Associate Buyer

Brooklyn based company looking for an Associate Buyer with specific knowledge in small kitchen appliances. The role will focus on building our private label portfolio in this category and will also support the senior buyer with overall (branded and private label) category management. The right candidate must have private label buying experience, ecommerce experience, and a passion for the kitchen.

The company employs over 160 people in three locations, has established great teams, and ensures great opportunity and growth.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

· Initiate new product ideas in small kitchen appliance category

· Track category trends and top selling products

· Partner with sourcing department on vendor selection

· Continually evaluate sales performance and initiate product improvement ideas

· Monitor pricing to ensure adequate profit

· Run reports on inventory movement and task accordingly

· Work with IT department and Marketing department to promote products

· Allocate to FBA and ensure optimal page placement and design

· Ensure inventory is kept at an acceptable level

· Initiate purchase orders, and monitor all open purchase orders

· Maintain contact with warehouse to avoid/resolve issues with your designated lines


Years of experience: 1-2


· Must have 2+ years of e-commerce private label experience in small kitchen appliance

· Strong negotiation skills

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

· Strong attention to detail

· Ebay or Amazon experience a plus


Recruiting Company


Brooklyn, NY