Wholesale buyer//Import officer
Danamex Trade Ltd - Burnaby, BC

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WE'RE HIRING!

Danamex Trade Ltd, is looking for great people to join our team! We are currently searching for 2 (two) full time (40 hours/week) permanent Wholesale Buyer/ Import Officer positions to oversee our Western and Eastern European operations.
As a Wholesale Buyer/Import Officer you will participate in all areas of produce procurement internationally overseas with an ultimate goal of meeting the company’s set targets in budget and profit margins.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Identifying and purchasing produce imported from overseas
  • Reviewing customers requirements and determining purchasing strategy
  • Negotiating pricing, contracts, payment terms with designated suppliers in Europe, with a view to reduce cost and improve quality
  • Transportation and logistics arrangements
  • Ensuring purchased items meet with government standards and import procedures
  • Establishing and maintaining contacts with suppliers
  • Liaising with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Processing and following up on customers and suppliers complains
  • Keeping Records of suppliers and customers and maintain information
  • Build and maintain strong supplier relationships
  • Follow-up with customers to confirm delivery
  • Coordinate flow of material from warehouse to the final customers in a timely fashion
  • Follow-up on any order changes, cancellations, process returns and cancellation fees

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Completion of a secondary education
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office, including advanced Excel skills

ADDITIONAL SKILLS:

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational and time management skills.

Attention to details, ability to manage multiple priorities and thrive on working
under tight deadlines in a collaborative and fast-paced environment

  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Proactive individual who is motivated, highly energetic, driven by continuous

improvement and meets objectives in a timely manner

  • Ability to work independently and take initiative, set priorities and see projects

through to completion

  • Must be willing to work night shifts as required
  • Second language (Croatian, Serbian, German or Hungarian) would be a great asset

COMPENSATION:

  • $19.50 CAD / hour

Please email or send your resume and cover letter to:

Re: Wholesale buyer/Import Officer

Fax: 604-320-1575
Mail: : DanaMex Trade Ltd.
#4 - 3871 North Fraser Way
Burnaby,BC V5J 5G6

We thank you for your interest in our company, however only candidates that are selected for an interview will be contacted


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