Assistant Buyer

Plus One Personnel Ltd
11 Mar 2018
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Location: Bicester
Salary: £22,000-£25,000 pa DOE

My Client is one of the top literature and gift companies in the U.K and they are enjoying a period of expansion into the European market. They are looking for a well organised and personable Assistant Buyer to join their team and assist in this ever-expanding business. This position would offer an excellent opportunity to learn and develop in a successful company as well scope for career advancement.

Main responsibilities:

• Implement best practice in sourcing of products
• Assist senior team members by offering support with administration tasks
• Negotiate pricing with suppliers
• Support range planning with senior team members
• Gather and maintain excellent market knowledge
• Ensure excellent levels of data management
• Provide consistent levels of accurate reporting across all areas

Key Skills and Experience:

• Demonstrate an understanding of buying processes and seasonal trends
• Ability to communicate across all levels
• Shows initiative and have desire to maintain excellent relationships with suppliers and team members
• Capacity to learn quickly and adapt as the business requires
• Must be able to work self-sufficiently as well as in a team environment

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please submit an up-to-date CV including details about your current or most recent salary and your availability/notice period. You can also call Geoffrey Bridger on (Apply online only) for a discreet and confidential discussion about the role

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