Buying Assistant

360 Resourcing
27 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen with our client for a Buying Assistant to join the team based in Evesham, Worcestershire. You will be on a full time permanent basis and receive a competitive salary plus excellent benefits.

Our client is the UK's leading supplier of quality products and advice which make country life better.

They are currently seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Buying Assistant to join their Buying and Merchandising department. You will be assisting the Product Manager in maximising the long term profitability of the category, whilst achieving annual budgeted sales, gross margin, terms and supplier income.

Your hours of work will be 37.5 per week Monday to Friday.

Responsibilities of their Buying Assistant

As their Buying Assistant you will play a key role in establishing and developing relationships internally with stores and other departments, as well as externally with suppliers. You will be supporting key buying processes including range reviews, promotional planning and competitor analysis.

Skills needed to become their Buying Assistant

- Excellent communication skills

- The ability to make decisions within given parameters

- Competent IT skills

- Accurate data entry

- Experience with Microsoft packages

- Experience of working within a Buying team, and empathy with the rural community is preferable but not essential

Benefits of working for them

- Competitive salary

-Staff discount

- Training

- Good working conditions

- Pension scheme

- A rewarding and stimulating place to work!

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as their Buying Assistant then please click ‘apply’ now! They’d love to hear from you!

Due to high volume of applications our client may not be able to respond to everyone individually. If you do not hear from them within 4 weeks, please consider your application has been unsuccessful.