Buyer

Job description

TANDEM is the platform for fast growing companies that want to grow faster. We provide all our members with technology, services and a tight knitted community to run their office the smart way with happier team members. 

 

Our mission is to create a world where people come to work happy and through their work, live more fulfilling lives. We are working so that in 5 years we become the biggest community of companies in LATAM, where our member companies have everything they need and through our network they are growing much faster. We believe that if we can change the way we work in Mexico we can change the future of our country. 

 

About this role:

 

In this role, you will work to procure items for our Clients. You will research all the latest trends and customer needs to attain the best deals for Tandem and our customers. Working with our suppliers, you will negotiate prices and consider the company’s profitability before placing orders.

 

Be responsible for the organization and daily maintenance of the buying process in TANDEM, coordinate the process of purchasing the necessary products. Work with analyze data daily to produce the best quality work and for effect improving the service and the experience of our clients.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan pricing strategies on various product lines, aim to reach an agreement with suppliers that allow for optimal pricing
  • Identify customer preferences and forecast consumer trends
  • Evaluate supplier options according to prices, quality etc. and determine the best choices
  • Discover and purchase new products and check the quality and popularity of those already on our shelves
  • Negotiate terms of agreements to achieve the best deal for Tandem
  • Ensure the timely delivery of products and compliance with the contracts of purchase
  • Monitor stock levels and make plans for buying within budget
  • Create reports on sales, budgets and customer satisfaction and adjust your strategies accordingly
  • Forge and maintain trust relationships with suppliers to promote fair dealing
  • Strategize with management and other company leaders to develop promotional product lines or special offerings, depending on availability of various items

 

 Together, we will innovate and reinvent the future of work.

Requirements

The Tandem team becomes stronger when our purpose is woven into the fabric of this individuals and we work together in order to make worklives more engaging, inspiring and meaningful for everyone. The Tandem Hustlers always set the example by getting the job done with less and take pride in working longer, harder and smarter in order to create the biggest community of companies, that change the world together. 

 

Key skills:  

  • Analytical minden
  • Decision-Making Skills
  • Demonstrable aptitude in effective negotiating
  • Up to speed with purchasing best practices
  • Familiarity with market research, data analysis and forecasting techniques
  • Very good problem-solving skills
  • Reliability
  • Responsiveness and flexibility
  • Teamwork skills
  • High motivation

Qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of purchasing software is an advantage
  • Bachelor of Administration or related.
  • SQL
  • Experience in the purchase of Multi-category Products(F&B,Assets,Consumables,etc)
  • Language: English 60%-70%