Assistant Buyer

Job Description

Assistant Buyer

Food Retail

South East / Home based

Salary to £40,000

Our client is a progressive and successful retailer, who is continuing it's ambitious growth plans despite these turbulent times. They are seeking an Assistant Buyer to support in the planning, co-ordination and execution of trading activity.

This is a broad role and will encompasses all aspects of trading including ranging, pricing, supplier management, promotional planning. . Analysing trading data you will communicate effectively to the team in ensure competitiveness and accurate forecasting.

You will have experience in Category Management or buying in an FMCG, Retail or wholesale environment. This is a fast paced environment where you will be expected to manage a large number tasks/workstreams. As a result you will be comfortable working under pressure and will demonstrate strong organisational and communication skills. Relationship building skills and stakeholder management would be key in this multi-faceted role.

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career in this fast growing business, exposing you to many areas of the business and learning from a very experienced senior team.

We'd love to hear from you if you are interested and would like to apply for the role.