Junior Buyer / Category Manager

Recruiter
Stafford Sharp Associates Ltd
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
£20k - £30k pa
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Keyword: Buyer, Buying, Category, product, Building, Purchase, procurement, e-commerce, suppliers, stock, manager, management, assistant As the Junior Buyer / Category Manager who can work quickly under pressure whilst remain organised. The Purchasing Assistant's role will be to help to build product catalogs and liaise with suppliers and manufacturers. The business is constantly growing and diversifying into new and exciting fields. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn a huge amount about e-commerce and the purchasing processes within online retail. For the right candidate, there are opportunities to progress within the business. As a Purchasing Assistant your duties will include: · Become a Category Specialist / learn the sporting products · Liaising with suppliers regarding stock availability and pricing. · Liaising with our suppliers for order updates and product details. · Maintaining up to date supplier pricing. · Negotiating with suppliers for trade discounts based on account performance and/or bulk purchase orders. · Monitoring internal stock levels. · Working with internal departments to ensure customers customer orders are processed as quickly as possible. · Processing of Goods Inwards and Dispatch paperwork, and updating internal systems. · Managing discontinued products. · Communicating and collaborating with all departments within the organisation to ensure the needs of the business are met. · Further ad hoc responsibilities. The ideal Purchasing Assistant will hold the following skills and experiences: · Excellent organisational and problem-solving skills. · Highly organised · Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Focus and commercial intelligence. · Excellent verbal and written communication skills. · Excellent organisational and problem-solving skills. · Basic use of Microsoft Excel. · Good maths skills. · Must be fluent in Englis If you feel you have the required skills, please apply directly to me I word CV, this role is commutable from Milton Keynes Bedford Northamptonshire, corby, Leicester, Buckingham, Keyword: Buyer, Buying, Category, product, Building, Purchase, procurement, e-commerce, suppliers, stock, manager, management, assistant
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