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Publishing company in Richmond is seeking an assertive and detail oriented Buyer / Purchaser for the office. We create fun activity kits, and early learning arts and crafts for both children and adults. Our products can be found at every major retail outlet, including Michaels, Barnes & Noble, Toys R Us, Bed Bath Beyond, Target, Costco and more. We are a international brand with continual growth year after year, and want you to join our success!
Working with overseas manufacturers
Sourcing qualified suppliers to develop a strong supplier base
Monitoring Production process with overseas suppliers
Ability to communicate in Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese etc)
Detailed and organized
Strong character and good negotiation skills
Minimum 5 years experience in either Trading firm or Import/Exports
Experience working with China's suppliers is an asset.