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Buyer- Women's Comfort Shoes

Company: Boscov's Department Stores
Location: Schwenksville
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Job Description:

Boscovs Buyer- Women's Comfort ShoesBoscov's is a chain of 50 full service department stores serving the total family needs of our customers. For over 100 years, Boscov's has been known for its great values, famous brands, and a broad selection of quality merchandise both in stores and online. We are looking for an experienced Buyer to join our retail merchant team.As part of a fast-paced, dynamic merchant team, the skill set you bring should enhance the successful merchandising group you will join. The successful candidate will establish and maintain excellent relationships with our vendors to ensure the best possible products and prices for our loyal customers. Your previous buying experience along with your strong analytical skills will ensure your success in this dynamic role. If you are looking for a great opportunity to pursue a rewarding buying career with a company known for quality and big savings, apply today!Job ResponsibilitiesAs a member of the merchant team, the Buyer will be responsible for overseeing the multifaceted functions of the buying office area.Responsibilities include:

  • Experienced in all aspects of vendor negotiations
  • Merchandise selection, pricing and marketing
  • Business analysis
  • Management of Open to Buy
  • Vendor communication
  • Travel to markets
  • Manage day to day functions of office & staff
  • Advertising preparation and execution
  • Communication with and visits to storesJob RequirementsSuccessful candidates for the Buyer role should have the ability to work with our stores in sharing product information to motivate the retail sales team to actively engage customers, sell merchandise, and provide excellent customer service.Additional requirements of the Buyer include:
    • Bachelors degree
    • Significant retail buying experience
    • Computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Hyperion, and Word with the ability to learn additional systems used by our merchant divisions
    • Creative problem solving skills and learning agility
    • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
    • Ability to multi-task
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Available to work varied days and hours as work schedule requires, including some weekends in the peak seasonsBenefitsAt Boscovs, we value our employees and maintain a corporate culture of respect and cooperation. We provide very competitive compensation and a rich benefits package. As a member of our merchant team, you will be eligible to receive:
      • Competitive starting rate plus an annual performance bonus.
      • Weekly Pay
      • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental
      • Paid Vacations and Personal days
      • Liberal Employee Discounts
      • Much More!Work where people love to shop!Equal Opportunity Employer#INDMAIN,

Keywords: Boscov's Department Stores, Lower Merion , Buyer- Women's Comfort Shoes, Hospitality & Tourism , Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

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