Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Dovetail Recruitment Ltd
Location
Dorset, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Ref
1255989082
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Assistant
Dovetail Recruitment are pleased to be working with a dynamic and fast-growing company in the Bournemouth area in recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant to join their team due to growth of the business. This company have excellent benefits and the opportunity for progression if candidates show willingness, ability and dedication.
The Assistant Brand Manager will be responsible for supporting the Purchasing Assistant with the development and growth of Key Customer Accounts. Providing information to assist in driving business plans to maximise sales and account growth.
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Provide support to the Purchasing Manager
* Collate product information to ensure products are launched efficiently
* Set up new SKUs on the system
* Provide updates on product sales, launches, stock control and pricing
* Regularly prepare and analyse reports on performance against KPI
* Analyse stock to identify slow moving products and ensure stock availability
* Develop relationships with suppliers and other departments
* Managing customer pricing to ensure margin targets are achieved
* Assist with delivering proposals based on analysis of quarterly targets and annual growth requirements
* Maintain a market price tracker to provide information on competitors and support pricing proposals
Experience and Knowledge:
* Confident communicator
* Commercially minded
* Experience within a purchasing role or dealing with products
* Confident Excel skills
* FMCG experience is desirable but not essential
Salary and Benefits:
* Competitive Salary
* Bonus
* Car allowance
* Free Parking
* Discounted products
* 23 days holiday
* Bank holidays
* Monday - Friday hours
This position would suit experienced Purchasing Assistants who have excellent experience with dealing with products and customer accounts.
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