THE PAPER STORE BUY - Assistant Buyer Salary in the United States

How much does an BUY - Assistant Buyer make at companies like THE PAPER STORE in the United States? The average salary for BUY - Assistant Buyer at companies like THE PAPER STORE in the United States is $55,960 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $46,209 and $65,711. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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What does an BUY - Assistant Buyer do at companies like THE PAPER STORE?

Overview:


The Paper Store is committed to being the premiere destination for all of our customer’s gift-giving needs. Our mission is to share our passion for The Paper Store with each customer, during each visit, by going above and beyond their expectations for both selection and service. The Assistant Buyer’s role is to directly assist and support the Buyer and to ensure that day to day business runs smoothly, accurately, and efficiently.


Job Responsibilities:


Data entry, PO and SKU management, database maintenance


  • Place orders and follow up with vendors to receive shipping confirmations, verify costs and availability
  • Respond to inquiries regarding order status, changes or cancellations
  • Contact and follow up with vendors for product samples, new SKU information, damages and management of backordered goods, best seller lists, catalogs, etc.
  • Update vendor information in database
  • PO cleanup and maintenance
  • Removing discontinued or backordered items from purchase order
  • Price changes
  • Vendor changes
  • Open Order report clean up
  • Build and maintain style lists for promotional events, markdowns, special events, table statements, etc. Add/remove items as necessary to ensure accuracy
  • Create collages of new products
  • Initiate and follow up on transfers, consolidations and recalls between the stores and the distribution center
  • Distribute batches from the warehouse
  • Perform allocations
  • Execute replenishments
  • Knowledge of Smart Sheet and how to execute directives
  • Work with stores and distribution center to answer questions, identify and resolve issues
  • File packing lists, completed orders and catalogs
  • Ship packages via UPS and FED EX
  • Print labels and ship to vendors as needed
  • Perform other duties as determined by management but not limited to the above mentioned


 Reporting:


  • Run and format sales reports per request of buyer
  • Provide analysis of sales; sell through, turn, and gross margin on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and seasonal basis
  • Knowledge of basic formulas for retail: turn, gross margin, net margin, net profit, sales per square foot, % increase or decrease, % to total
  • Knowledge of all reports in Merch Analytics and Infobase
  • Knowledge of all reports in Quantisense
  • Run markdown reports and create Excel summary

Merchandising and Ecommerce:


  • Create merchandise directives to communicate new product placement
  • Responsible for making sure buyers have accurately stocked product in e-commerce. Run reports as necessary
  • Act as the liaison between the buying team and the E-Commerce/Marketing team including prepping materials in order to put items online 


Skills/Qualifications:


  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite;  Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook
  • Good organizational skills including prioritizing, time management, and meeting deadlines
  • Strong numerical and analytical aptitude
  • 1-3 year’s experience as an assistant buyer in a retail organization


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$46,209 Low Average $55,960 High $65,711

Understand the total compensation opportunity for BUY - Assistant Buyer at companies like THE PAPER STORE, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

$46,209
$65,711
$55,960
The chart shows total cash compensation for the THE PAPER STORE BUY - Assistant Buyer in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $46,209 to $65,711 with an average total cash compensation of $55,960. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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