Assistant Buyer, Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverage

Store Support Center Bethesda, MD


Assistant Buyer, Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverage

Total Wine & More

Bethesda, MD

About the Role

We are looking for an Assistant Buyer, Food & Other Beverage to join our Merchandising team in Bethesda, MD. You will drive sales and achieve margin targets while working with the stores, marketing/promotion and supply chain departments. You will manage select supplier relationships and perform food and other beverage merchandising and promotional activity. Your work will involve cross-department collaboration. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to delve deep into the world of Food & Beverage. You will report to the Manager, Food & Other Beverage.

You will

  • Manage select food and other beverage categories and suppliers
  • Drive sales and achieve margin targets for the food and other beverage category
  • Plan and communicate in-store and digital merchandising initiatives
  • Provide support in Merchandising projects as assigned.
  • Work with internal and external partners on projects and establish clear goals for self and partners

You will come with

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • 3 years' work experience in Buying Department in Corporate for consumer goods business
  • Experience in retail supply chain management or purchasing is a plus
  • Basic Accounting skills and interest in performing accounting tasks
  • Proficient in Outlook, Word, and Excel (can perform complex functions)
  • Sales and Margin motivated; entrepreneurial

We offer

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Generous store discounts
  • Health care plans (medical, prescription, dental, vision)
  • 401(k), HSA, FSA, Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Disability & life insurance coverage
  • Paid parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Critical illness and accident insurance
  • Discounted home and auto insurance
  • College tuition assistance
  • Career development & product training
  • Consumer classes
  • & More!

Grow with us

Total Wine & More is the country's largest independent retailer of fine wine, beer and spirits, and we continue to grow our footprint year over year. Total Wine offers exciting and unique career opportunities across the country and in our corporate office. Our strength is our people. We have a commitment to training and career growth, all in an environment that values new ideas and teamwork. If you share our entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for providing best-in-class customer experience, take a moment to apply or learn more at!

Total Wine & More considers several factors when establishing compensation. Estimated salaries determined by third parties have not been validated by Total Wine & More.Total Wine & More is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Total Wine & More makes reasonable accommodations during all aspects of the employment process, including during the interview process. Total Wine & More is a Drug Free Workplace.

The information provided above indicates the general nature and level of work required of the position and is not a comprehensive list of all responsibilities or qualifications. Benefits list is only a highlight of some of the benefits offered to team members; eligibility for certain benefits apply.