Assitant Buyer £25-35k, Power Tools

White Recruitment Support Services
United Kingdom
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assitant Buyer (£25-35k, Power Tools)

Salary Circa: £25,000-£35,000 + Benefits

My client is a highly reputable family owned Tools firm, who are one of Europe's premier hand and power tool companies, offering a full range of products to a diverse and extensive customer base. From tool selection, distribution, design, quality control, marketing, procurement, export and packaging this company does it all, offering a varied challenging and interesting role!

We are recruiting for an Assitant Buyer. You MUST be a product person, like catalgues of products, be detail orientated, IDEALLY you will have specific Product knowledge of Power Tools, Power Products and Electrical Tools to work with an established Procurement team at their Head Office near Southampton.

The successful candidate will log, record and progress new product artwork by liaising with the Buyer, Design Studio, Draper QA Department and the manufacturer.

Once new artwork and product samples are received the Buying Assistant will track and record their progress through the business, maintaining control of the stored product packaging and master samples.

The Buying Assistant will also offer analytical support to the Buyers by monitoring the stock levels and sales of new and existing products to ensure ongoing high levels of stock availability.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate experience of working in an office environment, with confident keyboard skills and good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office 365 Suite of programmes (Outlook, Excel, Word etc). They must have good communication skills, an attention to detail with the ability to maintain high levels of accuracy and a flexible approach to working within a small team.

The ideal candidate would have specific Product knowledge of Power Tools, Power Products and Electrical Tools.

As an individual you would also be able to demonstrate a proven ability to identify new opportunities, prove experience in cross cultural negotiations and have a real aptitude for technical detail, project planning and delivery within tight deadlines, whilst also liaising with our Far East office team.

This is an outstanding opportunity to attach yourself to a fast growing industry, offering reward and career progression. This could be the position you've been waiting for, forward your CV today for an immediate response!

Salary Circa: £25,000 - £35,000 + Benefits

Benefits: 22 Days holiday, Pension, Numerous Bonus opportunities.

Location: Chandlers Ford.

Commutable from: Southampton, Portsmouth, Winchester, and Basingstoke.

White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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