“The product is fun and lets me flex my creative muscles every season, but the best part of working here honestly, is the team. The people I work with are amazing, and that counts for a lot in the design industry!”
Gymboree Group, Inc. is a portfolio of children's brands operating specialty retail stores with high-quality clothes and accessories. Our family of brands includes Gymboree, Janie and Jack, and Crazy 8. Since our start in 1976, we have grown from offering mom-and-baby classes in the San Francisco Bay Area to currently operating hundreds of retail stores throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, along with franchises around the world. We believe that respect for the customer, respect for the brand, and respect for each other are at the core of everything we do.
The Buyer, Store Procurement will provide daily support on assigned spend categories. This role works closely with internal business partners, field teams, and suppliers to provide the best possible experience for the Gymboree customer. The Buyer, Store Procurement must demonstrate a strong understanding of assigned spend categories, inventory management, supplier landscape, and purchase order management. This role will collect data, create and analyze spend/usage reports, and identify potential sourcing opportunities. This person will work with internal business partners to develop short/long-range programs/projects and seamlessly implement and communicate. This person will take ownership of the process by developing & leading the procurement strategy making sure that each project is successful. This person is viewed as a trusted business advisor and an excellent source of knowledge to business partner executives.
The ideal candidate has experience conducting bid process, placing purchase orders, and negotiating short term supplier agreements. This person must demonstrate excellent analytical skills and attention to detail, be highly organized, self-motivated, good listener, and solution-oriented problem solver with the ability to handle a variety of tasks independently and efficiently. Additionally, this individual must be energetic, ethical, and desire a fast- paced work environment.
Gymboree Group, Inc. is unable to provide relocation assistance for this position.
Principals Only. EOE. No phone calls please.
71 Stevenson Street
San Francisco, CA 94105