Infinity Comics is in search of a vibrant and personable Buyer to join our team. This position requires a passionate individual with a deep knowledge and appreciation for comic books, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to travel frequently. The ideal candidate should be well-versed in the 10-point grading scale, possess strong organizational skills, and uphold honesty and transparency in all transactions. As the Buyer at Infinity Comics, you will be instrumental in expanding our business while ensuring exceptional customer satisfaction.
Customer Interaction: Foster positive relationships with customers, sellers, and fellow enthusiasts. Provide outstanding customer service by addressing inquiries and concerns with a friendly and approachable demeanor.
Travel: Attend comic book conventions, auctions, and events regularly to identify and acquire vintage comic books. Travel to meet potential sellers, evaluate collections, and negotiate purchases.
Comic Book Evaluation: Demonstrate a profound understanding of the 10-point grading scale to accurately assess the condition of vintage comic books. Offer transparent and detailed evaluations to both buyers and sellers.
Negotiation: Skillfully negotiate purchase agreements, ensuring fairness and mutual benefit. Strike a balance between maximizing value for Infinity Comics and respecting sellers' expectations.
Organization: Maintain meticulous records of acquisitions, sales, and customer interactions. Implement an organized inventory system for tracking and managing the company's comic book collection.
Market Knowledge: Stay informed about current trends and market values in the vintage comic book industry. Use this knowledge to make informed purchasing decisions and contribute to pricing strategies.
Team Collaboration: Collaborate with colleagues in marketing, sales, and operations to enhance overall company performance. Provide valuable insights and contribute to the growth and success of Infinity Comics.
Extroverted and personable with exceptional interpersonal skills.
Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
Strong customer service orientation and the ability to handle customer inquiries and concerns professionally.
Willingness to travel frequently, sometimes on short notice.
In-depth knowledge of the 10-point grading scale for comic books.
Highly organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Honest and ethical, committed to transparent and fair business practices.
Passion for and understanding of comics and deep knowledge of key issues.
Ability to drive up to 26 ft box truck and lift 60 lbs.
Previous experience in buying and evaluating vintage comic books is preferred.
If you are a comic book enthusiast with a flair for customer interactions, a love for travel, and a keen eye for evaluating the condition of vintage comic books, we invite you to apply for the Buyer position at Infinity Comics. Join us in contributing to the growth and success of our company as we build an extraordinary collection of vintage comic books!