Junior Buyer

£22000 - £27000

Buying and Merchandising

South East




Job Description

**Assistant Buyer - Guildford - up to £28k - fantastic progression**

This a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven individual to progress their career within retail buying. Our clients is a market leading business with growth ambitions and a passion for providing high quality products and service to their customers. This is a great opportunity for a Assistant Buyer who is passionate about providing an enticing product range for customers whilst maintaining commercial ambitions.

So what does this Assistant Buyer role involve?

  • Working closely with the buyer you will be managing products through set up, compliance and into the business.
  • Maintaining accurate range information enabling the team to make effective commercial decisions.
  • Be involved with the set-up of new suppliers, ensuring all paperwork is filled in and returned in a timely manner
  • Responsibility for sample management from initial sample through to approval for shipment
  • Maintaining and building relationships with suppliers and colleagues.

What do you need to be successful in this role?

  • Be an effective communicator, with an ability to deal diplomatically at all levels, both internally and externally

  • Have excellent planning and organisational skills to ensure deadlines are met

  • Ability to demonstrate a creative innovative approach to problem solving

  • Capable of working unsupervised and able to use own initiative

  • Can multi task and is happy to be challenged by a fast pace role with a high interruption level

  • Have strong numerical skills, ability to work accurately with data

  • Experience of working with Outlook and Microsoft Excel

If you are looking for a new role within retail buying, please get in touch today!

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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