Cox's Spirit Shoppe and Smoke Outlet of Louisville.

Spirits and Wine Purchasing Manager – Cox’s and Evergreen Liquors 

Cox’s and Evergreen Liquors has an opening for a Spirits and Wine Purchasing Manager to oversee the purchasing of all Spirits and Wine for a chain of 18 locations.  

Duties include but are not limited to: 

  1. Run weekly replenishment reports for store locations to ensure that all locations are fully stocked each week
  2. Review and purchase quantity deals on a regular basis
  3. Maintain a pricing strategy to keep Cox’s/Evergreen Liquors in order to drive sales, margin and be competitive in the market place
  4. Oversee store sets to make sure Cox’s/Evergreen has the right product mix at each location to fit the needs of that location.  
  5. Review invoices from all stores to ensure that the company was billed correctly by distributors 
  6. Develop and maintain good working relationships  with Store Managers, Vendors and Warehouse staff 
  7. Engage in key relationships with vendors and assist with merchandising functions, including orders and overall store appearance
  8. Knowledge to review and analyze sales and purchase data for optimum purchase procurement
  9. Be able to maintain effective inventories based on data. 

 

Qualifications: 

  1. Strong Computer Skills
  2. Must have a strong background in Microsoft Excel 
  3. Must be able to create purchase orders, receive product  and other data entry skills
  4. Experience using Osprey POS is a plus 
  5. Experience and interest in the Liquor/Wine business 
  6. Strong communication Skills 
  7. Experience dealing and negotiating with wholesalers/distributors
  8. Strong organizational skills 

Compensation: 

Compensation package includes a competitive salary that will be based upon the candidate’s experience as well as medical, dental, vision insurance, and a 401k with company match. 

Resumes can be email to Mike Fisk: mfisk@coxssmokers.com