Merchandising/Procurement Assistant - Fruits & Vegetables

As soon as possible
Full Time
Day
Permanent

Mayrand Plus, a food distribution business for food service professionals, is currently looking for a committed Merchandising/Procurement Assistant - Fruits & Vegetables who wants to contribute to the company's success.

Your duties will primarily consist of:

Reporting to the Fruit & Vegetable Specialist, the incumbent will assist the latter in the development and implementation of strategic plans to optimize sales and profitability, while respecting the organization's mission and positioning. In a second phase, the incumbent will also be responsible for the procurement of certain products (F&L).

  • Management of cost and retail price changes
  • Maintenance of purchase catalogs in the system
  • Coordinate the various preparatory steps for the listing of new products
  • Act as a resource person for all communications sent to stores regarding problems related to prices, products, promotions, etc.
  • Follow up with suppliers
  • Assist the specialist in all other tasks related to marketing (correcting circular proofs, requesting supplier discounts, etc.)
  • Participate in the development of store display plans
  • Perform certain ad hoc analyses

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Bachelor's degree in administration or equivalent
  • 2 to 3 years experience in marketing
  • Good knowledge of fruits and vegetables
  • Knowledge of MS Office software (Word, advanced Excel, Outlook)
  • Bilingualism is essential (spoken and written)
  • Analytical skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail and meticulousness
  • Organized and structured
  • Autonomous
  • Good priority management
  • Ability to adapt easily and quickly to change

Why work at Mayrand Plus?

  • Full-time, permanent position;
  • Possibility of teleworking in hybrid mode;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Group insurance plan and employee assistance program;
  • Group RRSP;
  • Employee purchase rebate;
  • Welcoming and dynamic work environment;
  • Company in full growth.

 

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Adress of Mayrand Anjou

9701, boulevard Louis-H.-La Fontaine
Anjou, QC H1J 2A3