Retail Associate Buyer - FL

Location: Remote

Job Posted
May 12, 2024
Company: Cresco Labs, LLC

Company & Role Overview






  • Manage and optimize product allocations across all stores to ensure optimal inventory levels, meeting demand while minimizing overstock and stockouts, thereby contributing to enhanced sales performance and customer satisfaction.
  • Own purchase order authorship of internal transfers from Wholesale inventory with the internal Portal to ensure visibility provided to accounting and store teams on delivery order details.
  • Communicate to and develop strong relationships with both retail and wholesale teams to ensure product assortment and pricing is accurately reflected in-store and online.
  • Conduct analysis of FL dispensaries to report competitive assortment and pricing strategies to leadership.
  • Execute the programming of specials for upcoming promotions with meticulous attention to detail and strict adherence to deadlines, ensuring accurate implementation and alignment with strategic objectives, thereby maximizing promotional effectiveness and driving sales growth.
  • Partner with the Marketing team to ensure promotions are executed and messaged effectively and accurately across all stores.
  • Identify assortment gaps based on SKU count and inventory level targets in collaboration with Merchandise Planners
  • Monitor and update vault capacity targets by store, including working with store teams to ensure targets are accurate and future orders are within the optimal inventory levels
  • Collaborate with store teams on a frequent basis with updates on product assortment, pricing, promotions, vendor deliveries and in-store events
  • Deep dive on sales and inventory reporting to better understand the drivers of business performance.
  • Resolve discrepancies with purchase orders and manifests.
  • Identify data discrepancies between reporting tools and POS systems.


  • 1-2 years' experience in retail buying and merchandising.
  • Prior experience in the cannabis industry preferred (ideally at the dispensary or cultivation facility level)
  • Self-directed and able to work without supervision; strong cross-functional team player
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with multiple tasks and projects with the ability to be a creative problem solver
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)




  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

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Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

401(k) with Company Match, Career Advancement, Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Inclusive Environment, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Time Off to Volunteer, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

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About Cresco Labs, LLC

Cresco Labs is one of the largest public, vertically integrated, multistate operators in the cannabis industry. Our portfolio of in-house cultivated and manufactured brands features some of the highest quality, most awarded and most popular cannabis products in America. With dozens of locations nationwide, our owned and operated Sunnyside® dispensaries provide a welcoming, positive, judgement-free place to shop for anyone at any point on their cannabis journey. Founded in 2013, Cresco Labs’ mission is to normalize and professionalize cannabis through our passionate employees. As stewards of the cannabis industry, our teams are constantly focused on supporting the needs of our fellow colleagues, consumers, customers, and communities alike. With a focus on Social Equity and Educational Development, our SEED initiative ensures that our company reflects the communities in which we serve, ensuring equal opportunity for all in cannabis. At Cresco Labs, we aim to revolutionize and lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on quality and consistency of product, and to bring legitimacy to the industry with the highest level of integrity and professionalism.