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Buying Assistant

£22000 - £24000

Buying and Merchandising

South East




Job Description

Buying Assistant - Outdoor Accessories

Bracknell - Up to £24,000

Do you want to work for a profitable and growing online home and outdoor retail business?

This really is a rare opportunity for a commercial Buying Assistant who is looking for autonomy in their role whilst being part of a business with huge growth year on year.

Are you an analytical Buying Assistant, Assistant Buyer or BAA who is entrepreneurial and driven? Are you a commercial Assistant Category Manager or Buyers Assistant who is thinking maybe you are better in a buying role because of your love being part of a team that creates innovative product ranges and trading these through quick decision making?

So what does this role as Buying Assistant involve?

  • Support the Product Buyer, Stock Manager and Product Design Manager to ensure all products are presented accurately in terms of image, pricing and stock availability on the website
  • Work closely with the copywriter/suppliers to deliver appropriate and accurate product text
  • and images
  • Liaise with suppliers to source product, pricing and stock supply information
  • Implement range review changes on the websites in conjunction with the Product Buyer
  • Implement price changes and monitor margins escalating issues to product Buyer where required
  • Implement promotions in conjunction with the Product Buyer/Ecommerce team with a high level of accuracy
  • Conduct key competitor pricing reviews as required. Identifying range and pricing opportunities for Crocus and other sites

So what will I need to be successful in the role?

  • Experience in a retail buying role or a buying graduate with some intern or placement year experience
  • IT Literate with intermediate Excel and Word skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and numeracy skills
  • Ability to build strong working relationships

Interested in this Buying position. Get in touch. If you don't have an up to date CV - No problem, email me and we can discuss and get the CV sorted. [email protected]

This role is being managed by AdMore Recruitment limited, a leading specialist to the Retail, Hospitality and Consumer sectors providing support to our clients across the UK.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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