Inventory Buyer
Posted on 3/27/2023
Experience Level
  • 1-2+ years of experience in supply chain operations
  • Strong analytics and mathematics background
  • Supplier/ vendor relationship management experience
  • 3+ years' experience using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and analytical platforms, including but not limited to the ability to analyze data using pivots and V-Lookups
  • Experience understanding process flow and suggest improvements to deliver cost savings, inventory reduction, or other benefits to the site
  • Supplier/ vendor relationship management experience
  • Ability to travel to warehouses in region infrequently, can otherwise work remotely
  • In partnership with the Procurement Operations Manager, provide procurement operations support including: purchasing of inventory products, inventory management, non-inventory flow and space models, cycle counts, supplier management, procurement transaction and expediting support
  • Develop deep knowledge of inventory items and align with like buildings to drive best practices
  • Manage KPIs like inventory shrink, out of stocks, inventory turns, new item creations, and gross profit margins
  • Develop relationship across the building and network to ensure best practices are being shared and implemented
  • Align with internal customers, Finance and Procurement Operations to understand budgetary targets by building and develop methods of measuring and defining savings, value and other category metrics
  • Work in partnership both internally and with suppliers to develop innovative solutions to provide Procurement support to the Operations network
  • Develop and implement ways to measure suppliers to drive continuous performance improvement
Desired Qualifications
  • NetSuite Experience
  • Procurement experience preferred
  • Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric
  • Ability to work with ambiguity
  • Provide a positive customer experience internally and externally

11-50 employees

Food service stock management platform
Company Overview
Odeko's mission is to build a better food & beverage industry, and empower small businesses. Odeko looks to build smart systems that give their customers an edge by lowering costs and boosting margins.
  • Competitive salaries
  • 401K
  • Equity opportunities
  • Comprehensive and affordable medical, dental, and vision benefits. HSA, FSA available
  • Fitness benefits
  • Wellness programming
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Paid gender neutral parental leave
  • Fully remote team
  • Stipend for WFH set-up
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Actively growing D&I initiatives
  • Bi-annual reviews
  • Professional growth stipend
  • Personal growth programming
Company Core Values
  • Customers First
  • Innovation at all levels
  • Personal growth, personnel growth
  • We run on data
  • Real people, real respect