Buyer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Buyer?

Buyer in Sheridan:
"Salary information."
Pros: That its not the same everyday , a lot of different things going on all the time. I also like the fact that I can be very versatile in different areas of my job.
Cons: Dealing with vender that do not respond to your emails.

Buyer in Milwaukee:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: I like the project, team leading, variety of products, management connection and openess.
Cons: I don't like the older people who disagree and don't listen to you.

Buyer in Fayetteville:
"Pay."
Pros: Learning new things.
Cons: Pay.

Buyer in Columbus:
Pros: Steady work. Room for improvement.
Cons: Poor management, no clearly defined roles, nepotism, overload in work, expected to work overtime with no compensation, antiquated procedures and policies, upper management does not listen to concerns, no training, not given the tools to do the job properly. Poor work conditions. No career mobility.

Buyer in Fayetteville:
"Stress level is high."
Pros: It comes naturally to me.
Cons: Constant blaming for material not here.

Buyer in Clarksdale:
Pros: Hours. Work trips.
Cons: Pay. Commute. No bonus. No company phone.