Buyer

  • 75010, Carrollton, Texas, us
  • Full-time

Company Description

Mediocre is a Dallas-based stocking wholesaler in the opportunity-buy industry supplying exclusive deals across all major consumer categories primarily within our Mediocre retail websites, online eCommerce accounts, incentive channels, and our television affiliates.


We're a flat-hierarchy, peer-to-peer community of coworkers. You become part of a group that works hard, plays hard and utilizes technology to advance our business. You join forces with a group of entrepreneurs who are driven by passion. We’re always looking for like-minded people to enrich our company culture and our brand.

Job Description

  • Initiate new vendor partnerships at the executive-level

  • Build and develop strong relationships with existing vendor partners

  • Scope trends and understand economic conditions through competitive analysis

  • Identify opportunities and select product that aligns with consumer demand and maximizes ROI

  • Demonstrate fiscal responsibility in negotiations in order to increase gross profit

  • Forecast product purchases and plan inventory flow for multiple product categories

  • Create purchase orders and track inventory to ensure on-time deliveries

  • Conduct inventory and channel analysis to make data driven decisions that deliver results

Qualifications

  • 5+ years in buying, product management, vendor management, or related field

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Merchandising, related discipline or equivalent training and work experience

  • Detail-oriented with strong communication and collaboration skills

  • Exceptional decision making ability and negotiation skills

  • Analytical and strategic approach to driving a business

  • Persistent, driven, and action-oriented

  • Excellent time-management and ability to prioritize workload

  • Flexible and adaptable to ever-changing and evolving objectives of a rapidly growing business

Additional Information

We are an equal opportunity employer.  We strictly prohibit unlawful discrimination or harassment of any kind, including discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, veteran status, age, pregnancy status, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, or any other characteristics protected by law.  We also make all reasonable accommodations to meet our obligations under laws protecting the rights of the disabled.