Buying Assistant

£20000 - £23000

Buying and Merchandising

South West




Job Description

Buying Admin Assistant (Online)



*organised *good excel *team player *online retail business *fast growing

Would you like to work for a fast growing online retail business?

Are you an Admin Assistant or a Buying Assistant Admin's or perhaps a graduate with a placement year who have a desire to work within ahead office retail function and develop a career in Buying and have has some work experience in buying or merchandising? The business are currently seeing triple digit growth and are expanding their team and they are looking to hire a Buyers Assistant.

The company are a beautiful well known online brand offering home and gifting products to their customers. The brand have a wide category of carefully ranged branded products and some Product Development. You will be trading online so you ideally will need to have some experience or understanding of online trading.

Ideally we are looking for a graduate who has some retail and head office work experience and is interested in a career in buying.

You must have strong IT skills, strong analytical skills, the ability to prioritise large workloads whilst remaining organised and calm whilst under pressure. Along side this you will need to prove your understanding of the buying industry and your desire to progress in this area. We are looking for someone who has a strong desire to succeed in the buying industry and to progress their career into a buying role

The position is based in Wiltshire (near Swindon) and will require someone to be in the office five days per week (currently working from home due to social distancing) but with flexible working so start times from 8-10am and finishing at 4-6pm - when the world is normal again of course!

Must haves:

* Excellent organisational skills and able to multi task. You will be trading the current range while planning for the next year and year beyond in advance

*Good excel and an analytical mind to compliment the creative Buyer you will be working with.

* A nice person! A team player willing to help others and have a commercial awareness.

If you are interested then please get in touch [email protected]