Dry Buyer

Reyes Holdings Johnson City, TN
Position Description:

Position Summary:

The Dry Buyer is responsible for purchasing items for wholesale/distribution, ensuring the items are at the highest quality possible and are at the volume and dollar amount specified when ordered. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Required Skills and Experience:

* A high school diploma or GED.

1+ years buyer level foodservice experience

Must be organized with excellent communications skills and can effectively solve problems in a fast-paced environment.

Must be detailed oriented, organized, self motivated, dedicated to customer service, and able to multi-task with tight deadlines; possess the ability to understand how to obtain company goals, and remain calm under pressure.

Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

This position must pass a post-offer background and drug test.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

College degree.

Food service distribution experience.

Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

* Monitor inventory to ensure product quality and turnover for maximum return on investment.

* Monitor and maintain product gross margins relative to targeted profit goals.

* Ensure products purchased are at the highest quality possible.

* Work closely with vendors, brokers/suppliers.

* Must be familiar with products and market trends.

* Ability to handle multiple priorities.

* Other projects or duties as assigned.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Due to the nature of our business in regard to such things as delivery schedules, order inputs, selection, and Department of Transportation Hours of Service, overtime, attendance and punctuality are essential job functions. Should an individual in this classification not be able to adhere to this requirement due to a disability, they should contact their Human Resources department to see what, if any, reasonable accommodation may be made.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Drug Free Workplace.

Position Requirements:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Reyes Holdings companies will recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications. Our Practices and Procedures, including those relating to wages, benefits, transfers, promotions, terminations and self-development opportunities, will be administered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status and all other classes protected by the Federal and State Government. Drug Free Employer.