What are your short term and long term goals as a Corporate ICS position?
I want to help direct the right product to the right places to ultimately help customers. That is short term and I imagine that would continue throughout the term of my position but I would like to work to be a buyer or an assistant buyer so that my impact is maximized.
Short term- To learn the buying process Long term- to become a Buyer.
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What kind of goals would you have in mind if you got this job?
Question 4 of 8
What circumstance brings you here today at Costco's?
I've worked for the company for 16 years and I'm looking to learn more of the business side of things here at the company.
I'm interested in being a buyer. I'm just looking to learn new positions with the company that will give me more options with future career decisions.
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Why is Costco's an ideal company for you to work for?
I already know the benefits of working for the company. Our employees are well taken care of and it's an awesome company to work for.
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What are you looking for in terms of career development?
I'm interested in learning the path necessary to become a buyer and I believe this position gives me some key skills associated with that position.
Costco Wholesale Corporation (Costco) operates membership warehouses that offer its members low prices on a limited selection of branded and selected private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. It buys the majority of its merchandise directly from manufacturers and route it to a cross-docking consolidation point (depot) or directly to its warehouses. The Company's depots receive container-based shipments from manufacturers and reallocate these goods for shipment to its individual warehouses. The Company's warehouse format averages approximately 143,000 square feet. Its warehouses operate on a seven-day, 69-hour week. It carries an average of approximately 3,800 active stock keeping units (SKUs) per warehouse in its core warehouse business. Many consumable products are offered for sale in case, carton or multiple-pack quantities only.