Assistant Buyer

Recruiter
Alex James Digital
Location
Chester
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client are a fast growing retail business.

The Buying Assistant is primarily responsible for assisting the Category Manager as well as providing support to the wider category team in relation to administrative/support systems.

In addition, you will be responsible for coordinating other departments across the business.

The successful applicant will be required to produce sales reports for categories and share in sales meetings.

The individual will also be responsible for the analysis of sales profit and margin and accuracy of admin (Mosaic, Full SD 21 check, manage deranger etc).

Essential Criteria: Minimum 1 year in a similar role or customer / supplier facing experience; or potentially in an admin role with some commercial responsibility.

Understanding of buying and commercial experience

An appreciation of retail

Confident and able to challenge & be challenged Analytical High level of numerical ability

Ability to work under pressure & within a team Ability to meet deadlines

Strong verbal & written communication skillls

Excellent package on offer.