PeopleShare has an excellent opportunity for a Purchasing Agent / Merchandiser for a great client in Cranbury, NJ! This opportunity is ideal for a buyer with a background in the apparel or home décor industries.
Details for Buyer:
- Schedule: Monday-Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM
- Salary: $22-$25/hour
- Temp-to-Hire opportunity!
Job Responsibilities for Purchasing / Procurement:
- Perform market and competitor research for pricing, trends and products
- Review inventory; Forecast and plan for upcoming months
- Work with sales team to identify and promote certain products (fast sellers, hot products, overstocked items, etc.)
- Communicate with overseas vendors, negotiate prices and identify lead times
- Generate, place and confirm purchase orders (POs)
- Coordinate with vendors and logistics team to ensure product is shipped and delivered on time
- Review and assess samples to assist in development of new products and designs
Job Requirements for Purchasing / Procurement:
- Minimum 2 years of purchasing, buyer or procurement experience in apparel or home décor industries
- Bachelors Degree
- Excellent organizational and communication skills
PeopleShare is the leading Staffing Agency in the region and has temporary to hire and permanent jobs in New Jersey (NJ) - Trenton, Princeton, Robbinsville, Plainsboro, Cherry Hill & Cranbury; and in PA - Levittown, Fairless Hills, & Philadelphia. We have openings for warehouse, assembly, production, forklift, machine operators, maintenance mechanics, receptionist, data entry, customer service, collections, call center, administrative assistant, accounts payable clerk, accounts receivable clerk, file clerk, and office managers.
PeopleShare provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, PeopleShare complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.