Monday , February 26 2024

Aldi Job Application – Purchasing Assistant

Website Aldi

Job Description:

This role is eligible to participate in ALDI’s Hybrid Work Program, which allows remote work up to 3 days per week (i.e., work remotely up to 3 days per week; work in-office at least 2 days per week)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interacts cooperatively with ALDI personnel, external suppliers and service companies to exchange information and maintain a successful partnership.
  • Assists in ordering and securing product for the division to maximize store sales through product availability.
  • Verifies the accuracy of scanner retails, price signs, and print advertising.
  • Coordinates with suppliers and National Buying team to assure timely and cost-effective delivery of product.
  • Works proactively to identify, investigate, and report irregularities within designated area of responsibility.
  • Maintains expertise in computer applications within designated area of responsibility.
  • Communicates relevant information effectively to/from other business partners.
  • Provides administrative support to purchasing leaders and any general office administrative support deemed necessary by divisional management.
  • Assists with produce buying through negotiation, product projection and ordering, quality control, and regular communication with suppliers.
  • Maintains an efficient and well-organized filing system for the department and ensures items are archived and disposed of per company guidelines.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Negotiation skills.
  • Gives attention to detail and follows instruction.
  • Establishes goals and works toward achievement.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Effective time management; maximizes productivity.
  • Ability to stay organized and multi-task efficiently.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • Analyzes and interprets data.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Associates Degree in Business or a related field preferred.
  • Or, a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.
  • High School Diploma / GED required.
  • A minimum of 1 year of relevant experience required.

Job Details:

Company: Aldi

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Petersburg, VA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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