Posted by Camofire/BlackOvis on 11/25/2022
Industry Sector: Hunting/Shooting
Job Categories: Purchasing
Company Type: Retailer
City: West Valley City
Country: United States
Required Experience: 3 - 5 years
Job Type: Full Time
Required to Relocate: Yes
Required to Travel: Yes
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles
Job Description & Requirements
We are seeking an experienced Buying Manager to lead our buying team to continued growth. The Buying Manager's responsibilities include developing purchasing strategies, maintaining and building relationships with industry manufacturers, coordinating product lifecycle with internal departments, and overseeing the buying team in their daily responsibilities.
A successful candidate will show the ability to prioritize buying activities and system processes to successfully hit company metrics. In addition, the candidate should have experience forecasting seasonal demand for products while maintaining set inventory levels.
Work location is in our West Valley City, Utah office/warehouse. Salary is BOE, $95K base. Performance and metric driven bonuses are based on a percentage of salary.
Duties and Responsibilities
Forecast sales and margin goals
Create and maintain vendor relationships
Track and report key metrics to leadership team
Manage operations of buying team
Analyze performance of product categories and individual vendor performance
Cross-functionally manage and delegate promotional activities
Meet with vendors and strategically plan assortment and sales goals
Negotiate with vendors for pricing, terms, and delivery
Manage inventory flow to align with overall inventory needs
Manage flow of products from from vendor to website front end
Work to improve buying systems and processes
Experience in purchasing role or similar position
Extensive knowledge of inventory and supply chain management
Exceptionally strong Excel skills
Supervisory and management experience
Strong critical thinking and negotiation skills
Strong planning and organizational skills
Health, Dental, Vision
Annual performance bonus
Industry and employee purchase programs
Camofire.com and BlackOvis.com are top of the hunting industry ecommerce websites with individually unique focuses.
Camofire has been a hunting industry leading flash sale website since inception over 14 years ago. What started as a single item per day has grown to now offer 80 unique deals each day. With brand relationships across the entire hunting and outdoor industries, Camofire is a well established retailer.
BlackOvis has established itself over the past 10 years as a leading ecommerce retailer by offering the best products from all of the top brands in the hunt and outdoor industries.
We have a humble philosophy and approach to our team; simply put, nothing is below any of our team members. We work hard, help out and pitch in, working together to achieve goals and meeting the expectations we hold ourselves to and the expectations our customers have.
Camofire Holdings Inc is the official company name that owns and operates both websites.