Assitant Buyer Kmart and Sears Baby Hardlines

Sears Holdings Corporation (


  Full Time   Employee

United States

The Assistant Buyer is an entry-level position within the Buying organization. This position performs the technical and mechanical aspects of the buying role and completes functions that contribute to the Buying Team’s ability to achieve sales, gross margin, inventory, and turnover goals for assigned categories of merchandise while learning the long-range business strategy within the area of responsibility. This position reports directly to a Buyer or DMM. The Assistant Buyer works closely with the buying and merchandising support team in the execution of product selection, assortment planning, vendor communication, inventory productivity management, and marketing of specific lines/categories to significantly improve profitability and maximize shareholder value. This position in based in the Hoffman Support Center, in Hoffman Estates, IL as it is a role within the KMart Infant Hardlines Buying office that is based in Hoffman Estates

Skill/Experience Requirements
•Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university; or fours years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination education, experience
•Proficiency in use of Windows-emphasis on Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint
•Strong analytical and follow-through skills and focus on details
•Highly effective written and verbal communication skills

To apply for this job, contact:
Scott Stratton

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