Buying Services Assistant

Recruiter
Iceland
Location
Deeside
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As Buying Services Assistant you will look after several Buying areas and be responsible for the administration within these categories. You will manage, organise and update the relevant information in order to deliver the Buying Cycle / Phase change to Iceland Stores. This will involve Retail Selling Prices, Cost Prices and New Line Data. You will communicate with internal and external customers, following agreed processes and procedures within the timescales set out.

The job involves a lot of structure as you have a number of set tasks to work through on a daily, weekly and Marketing Cycle basis. You also get to work directly with a wide range of individuals at all levels - Buyers, Category Managers, Heads, Suppliers and Stores - so this can make the job varied and interesting.
This is real opportunity to see how the Buying Team operates and how it integrates with key departments within Iceland.

Essential Criteria

Excellent attention to detail
Methodical and thorough approach to work
Organised
Managing emails and correspondence
Good at juggling tasks and prioritising
A great team player
A desire to show initiative
Ability to stay calm under pressure