The mission of Northwestern Publishing House is to deliver biblically sound Christ-centered resources within the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod and beyond. For 125 years, Northwestern Publishing House has kept this mission at the forefront while providing books, gifts, and materials that are relevant and a blessing to those we serve. Click here to learn more about us.
Nonproprietary Merchandise Buyer
Part-Time, 20 to 24 Hours Per Week
As a nonproprietary merchandise buyer, we’re looking for an individual who will assist in maximizing NPH’s ministry reach through providing relevant and doctrinally sound books and products. Additionally, through effective buying and assortment management, increase sales and maximize profitability while minimizing inventory levels.
NPH is looking for an individual who has a proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; two or more years’ experience in consumer merchandise buying including responsibility for sales, margin, and inventory; analysis and forecasting skills; demonstrated understanding of product planning, allocation, and distribution practices through online and retail store channels; strong internal relationship management and building experience across all functional areas; demonstrated ability to work independently and thrive in a multi-tasked, fast-paced environment; availability to work regular business hours and as required, evenings and weekends; and availability to travel periodically to attend and participate in conventions. For a complete job description, click here.
Posting Date: September 2016
Applying is simple! Complete an application in person at NPH Christian Books and Gifts Store at 1250 N. 113th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, or via our online application form. Or, if you prefer, you can email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.