As a member of our family owned business, the Buyer is responsible for securing cost-effective, quality product. These products are to be secured at quality costs and to be delivered at competitive quality levels consistent
with Company policy and performance standards. The position is further responsible for the timely planning, scheduling of receipt, and inventory control of the products as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in business administration, economics, logistics, business or the equivalent years of experience.
3- 5 years’ experience in a wholesale/produce environment.
Computer skills with Experience with Google G-Suite and knowledge of purchasing/accounting processes required. Knowledge of ProducePro is a big plus!
Excellent organizational, communication, verbal and writing skills.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
Must be able to work with all levels of team members, outside customers, and vendors.
Capitol City Produce is a wholesale produce distributor, located at 1-12 and O'Neal lane in Baton Rouge. We service our customers with fresh fruits and vegetables, local produce, specialty produce, and fresh dairy products. Our delivery area encompasses a 200 miles radius of the Baton Rouge area. We are proud to say that for over 70 years we have remained true to our company’s core values of Customer Service, Quality Products, Respect for the Team, and Integrity.