Buyer - Sam's Club

Buyer - Sam's Club

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 983758BR

What you'll do at

  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with suppliers, ensures suppliers meet Sam's Club expectations and metrics, holds suppliers accounting to business plans (ex. quality, production, on-time delivery, etc) and sharing inventory demand to maximize manufacturing efficiencies.
  • Executes merchandising plans for subcategories
  • Executes product subcategory strategies
  • Implements and executes sourcing strategies to procure products for club, negotiates item cost while executing supplier agreements and communicating with suppliers on procurement execution.
  • Manages financial performance of assigned subcategory groups
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Reviews, understands, and uses the results of market analysis (ex. product information, trend and historical data, supplier research, trade publications, trade shows etc) and visits supplier facilities to observe the product manufacturing process and handling to identify products that satisfy member needs.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Business or related field and 1 year experience in Merchandising or related field OR 3 years' experience in Merchandising or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience creating and analyzing Profit and Loss (P&L) statements.
  • 1 year supervisory experience.
  • 4 years' experience in Merchandising or related field.


With more than 600 Sam’s Club locations, we offer over 47 million customers more of what they love for less. Our web-based platform is a big part of that growth. The team is focused on creating the in-club experience online. That is a big job! We’re solution seekers and innovators inspired by a commitment to provide our members increased access and greater value. The work is challenging and incredibly rewarding.
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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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