Aftermarket P&A Buyer

Supply Chain/Logistics Waterloo, Wisconsin


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A bit about us

Trek is an awesome place to work, with amazing benefits for all employees. We build only products we love, provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes. When you’re on our team, you’re taken care of, encouraged to learn and grow, and given lots of opportunities to do so. Give us your best, and we’ll give it right back. Sound pretty sweet? Then come join us!


Position Summary/Job Description:

Who wouldn’t love to buy cool bike parts every day? Do you enjoy crunching numbers and communicating your awesome ideas? Do you turn your head every time you see a sweet bike? If yes, you might be the perfect fit for our Buyer position!

Trek Bicycle’s Forecasting department is looking for a downright awesome person to join the team as a Buyer. Working in collaboration with the purchasing managers and the cycling industry’s best companies, this Rockstar will execute Trek’s aftermarket buying strategy. Researching trends and staying up on the industry’s latest advancements, the Buyer will deliver an amazing line of aftermarket products. The ultimate goal for this position is to create value for Trek’s independently owned and corporate owned stores by being a one-stop-shop for all of their cycling product needs.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Purchasing Managers with product forecasts, demand plans and related inventory levels
  • Create, submit and maintain purchase orders with supplier partners and maintain ETAs
  • Responsible for staying up to date on category intelligence
  • Assist in part setup and attribute setup
  • Generate and utilize reports with available business analytics tools
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Position Requirements:

  • Fun and flexible attitude with strong desire to exceed goals and expectation
  • Experience in purchasing, forecasting, or demand planning preferred
  • Technical knowledge of bicycles preferred
  • Proactive problem-solving approach with changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven critical thinking and collaborative skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate and interact with management and suppliers
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Extensive knowledge of Excel preferred.  Knowledge of JDE, demand planning software, and web-based analysis tools a plus
  • Occasional domestic travel

 

Trek Benefits:

Flexible and fun company culture

Competitive health care

PPO & HDHP medical plan options, Dental insurance, Vision insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

Free life insurance & optional term life insurance

Competitive vacation package

401(k) with match and Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP)

12 weeks of maternity leave with 100% pay

Flexible holiday schedule – 10 company holidays

Tuition Reimbursement up to $15,000! (Undergraduate & Masters programs)

Employee discounts on all product

Deep partner retail discounts

We are an E-Verify employer.

For more information, please click on the following links:
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