Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Buyer in Saint John:
Build Relationships to allow you to develop better deals and partnerships. Big wins can happen, but the repetitive small wins is what pushes you about target typically.
Buyer in Calgary:
Follow through with what you say and what you commit to. Building relationships with other disciplines are key. Make things easier for other disciplines and you will grow respect and trust in your name.
Buyer in Mississauga:
"What is expected of me other than doing my job."
Ask about your environment. Ask about different cultures in the office if it matters to you.
Buyer in Ottawa:
"Best foot forward."
You will need to be a self starter and be able to prioritize consistently changing issues. Flexible and customer service focused.
Buyer in Dartmouth:
Understand your role and responsibilities. Learn all you can from practical experience throughout your career emphasis on business systems ie. SAP, IFS.
Buyer in Toronto-York:
"The Exact Salary Range for a Buyer."
Share your knowledge about the daily responsibilities, career path, stress levels, perks and valuable skills associated with this job.