Breakthru Beverage Group

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Baltimore, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


The buyer’s primary role is to ensure that goods ordered from suppliers are delivered into our distribution centers in a timely and accurate manner to support sales and order fulfillment goals. This role involves significant interaction with Sales, Warehouse Operations and Suppliers.


  • Maintain and support all purchasing data and reports in our ERP system and other integrated support systems. Perform necessary item maintenance to ensure reliable performance of MRP reporting.
  • Analyze forecast data and work with Sales to develop appropriate inventory plans and execute purchase orders to support those plans. Follow procure-to-pay process cycle. Prepare purchase orders in accordance with all BBG policies and audit requirements; work with appropriate departments to resolve any issues or errors which affect receiving or supplier payment. File and follow-up on all claims with suppliers and/or carriers.
  • Review and analyze monthly inventory changes (both physical cases and value) by supplier and provide general reporting of inventory condition including aging, unsaleable, cycle count adjustments, etc.
  • Manage all aspects of transportation and delivery for goods which are not delivered by supplier.

  • Build favorable working relationships with all stakeholders.



    • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business or related field preferred
    • 3-5 years of experience in purchasing or related field
    • Strong MS Office skills, especially Excel
    • Strong analytical skills
  • Preferred:
    • APICS Professional Certification preferred
    • Knowledge of beverage alcohol industry


EEO Statement

Breakthru Beverage Group is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available Here, if you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call (708) 298-3536 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.