Assistant Buyer

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Team Support Midlands are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of their client based in Telford for an Assistant Buyer to join their team on a permanent basis. This role would suit a Graduate who is an enthusiastic, motivated individual looking to start a career in Purchasing / Buying or someone who possesses 1-2 years within Purchasing / Buying

Salary: £15 – 20k per annum DOE

Benefits: Great career progression, parking on site, bonus, pension.

Duties: Manage and develop product ranges to deliver profitable business growth

Build/manage new and existing supplier relationships

Negotiate contracts, prices, quantities as well as other aspects of the account

Manage the merchandising to ensure that the products are correctly displayed on site

Support the business to deliver adhoc projects as and when required

Candidate: Previous retail buying/trading/product selection/online/marketing experience is desirable

Strong commercial eye applied to identify gaps in the range, monitoring competitor activity and identify new market opportunities

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Be a self starter with good planning and organisational skills, with the ability tto multi task and prioritise workloads to meet deadlines

Ambitious to deliver outstanding results with a track record of delivering extraordinary results,

Thrives in fast paced environments

Please click to apply or call Laura Pritchard on 0121 523 1089 for more information

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