Find a Career You’ll Love at Burlington Stores Inc.

Find a Career You’ll Love at Burlington Stores Inc.

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Burlington Vendor Relations Specialist in Burlington, New Jersey

LOCATION 2006 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016

Are you innovative and do you excel in identifying opportunities to move business forward? Do you have a high level of integrity and thrive in fast paced , people oriented environments? If yes,come join one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation- join the Burlington Stores team as a
Vendor Relations Specialist!

The Vendor Relations Specialist willbe the single point of contact for our vendors and buyers for any questions or concerns regarding compliance issues sent and captured by service now. The Vendor Relations Coordinator will work closely with various departments throughout the Supply Chain, Buying and Corporate office to obtain a viable solution for any issues presented to them. Provide a single point of contact for vendors, merchandising, and Operations teams where most operational inquiries can be resolved.

  • Research and analyze disputed compliance chargebacks/ AP deductions sent from the vendors to the buyers to determine their validity.

  • Work with the vendor on the appropriate resolution for a deduction/chargeback.

  • Responsible for appropriate response and follow-up on all vendor inquiries which could be compliance issues, understanding deductions or just trying to understand how to ship product to Burlington. These responses could be to both vendors and and/or several areas internally which would include, but not limited to Supply Chain, AP, EDI and the Buying team.

  • Responsible for maintaining and organizing your workload as assigned and ensuring that all incoming mail is dealt with in an appropriate / timely manner.

  • Develop relationships and personal networks with retail customer base to support continuous improvement and resolution of compliance errors

  • Ensure constructive vendor relationships are created through one on one sessions for both new and established vendors relating to compliance issues.

  • Brings escalated disputes to the attention of the Supervisor; recommends resolutions to maintain the partnership

  • Contributes to the maturity of the Vendor Relations team. This includes creating and refining processes, tools and templates that can be utilized across the department

  • Continue to become educated on systems such as Traverse, Service Now, Gateway and other Burlington systems which will help to increase personal knowledge which can be taught to others.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, & PowerPoint; Adobe Photoshop

Our ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree .We prefer the candidate to be able to analyze and summarize large amounts of data related to vendor compliance .

If you…

…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


Posting Number 2021-168728
Location US-NJ-Burlington
Address 2006 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Workplace Type Hybrid
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 7/12/2022 6:01 PM
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Supply Chain
Evergreen Yes

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