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Job Id : 20161102-075705
Employer : Fame Diamonds Inc.
Title : Wholesale Buyer
Location : Vancouver - BC, British Columbia, CANADA
Job Category : Sales & Retails
Posting Date : November 02, 2016
Deadline : May 31, 2017
Vacancies : 1
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Summary
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Fame Diamonds Group is a Direct Diamond Source and Jewellery Manufacturer with multiple retail store locations across Vancouver BC, Canada. Our story began in 1989 with manufacturing gold & diamond jewellery for retailers and other customers.


Wholesale Buyer

Wholesale Buyer

A well-established Direct Diamond Source and Jewellery Manufacturer with multiple retail store locations across Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is looking for a Wholesale Buyer to join our team. This is a permanent full time position reporting directly to the Vice President and Director.

 

Company Operating Name: Fame Diamonds Inc.


Business Address: 38-935, Marine Drive, North Vancouver, BC V7P 1S3 Canada


Job Title: Wholesale Buyer


No. of positions: 1

 

Job Description and Duties:

  • Purchase merchandise for resale
  • Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase
  • Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials and visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events
  • Examine and explore the trends to determine consumer demand, potential sales volumes and effect of competitors' operations on sales
  • Select the merchandise which best fits the establishment's requirements
  • Test new products and research their place in the market
  • Manage the marketing and public Relations of all brands/ products for the online store including forecasting, category analysis and inventory management with effective inventory reporting and merchandising information
  • Establish and maintain contact with suppliers
  • Interview suppliers and negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements
  • Oversee distribution of merchandise to outlets and maintain adequate stock levels


Terms of Employment
: Permanent Full Time

 

Hours of work: 37.50 hours per week

Wages
: $21 per hour

 

Benefits Package:
• WorkSafeBC insurance covered by employer
• 4% vacation pay as per provincial regulations will be paid each payday on a bi-weekly basis
• Extended medical and health benefits

 

Location of Work: 38-935, Marine Drive, North Vancouver, BC V7P 1S3 Canada

 

Skill Requirements:

  • Completion of Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Commerce or Marketing.
  • Specialized knowledge in gold and silver metal jewellery, gemstone fine jewellery and expertise in diamonds and gemology - Product Development; Product Selection; Pricing; Negotiation; Merchandise Needs Analysis; Market Analysis; Sales, Marketing, Distribution; Buying

 

Experience: At least four years of experience required in the diamond, gold and silver jewellery and gemology wholesale buying and merchandising. 


Preference to Canadians, New Immigrants, Aboriginals and Youth.


If interested in this position, please apply by email to us at famediamonds@outlook.com with resume and cover letter.  Only qualified candidates will be contacted.