21 Century Seafood of Calgary is currently seeking to hire 2 full-time Wholesale Buyers to join its staff. Qualified candidates must possess a high school certificate, and have 1-2 years of relevant experience working in wholesale purchasing. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, handle heavy loads, possess effective interpersonal skills and work well with fellow staff members and suppliers.
Job responsibilities include selecting and purchasing wholesale seafood for resale, negotiating prices, making transportation arrangements with suppliers, maintaining adequate stock levels, keeping accurate purchase records, establishing contact with suppliers, studying industry trends and market reports, overseeing distribution of seafood product to outlets, promoting our company to new suppliers. General level of computer skills will be required (MS Excel, MS Word, Internet, Email).
Wage offered is $26.00 per hour, plus group medical and dental benefits. Permanent, full-time, 30-40 hours per week.
A criminal record check is mandatory for this position. Valid driver’s licence required. 21 Century Seafood is an equal-opportunity employer and encourages applications from visible minorities, newcomers to Canada, and Indigenous persons.
Resume and cover letter can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Unit#1 5622 Burbank Crescent SE, Calgary, Alberta, T2H 1Z6.
Only qualified candidates shall be contacted for interviews.
21 Century Seafood is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from youth, Indigenous persons, and newcomers to Canada. All qualified candidates shall be considered for this position. Canadian citizens and PRs shall be given priority.