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Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91769
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: bjm.18951.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: April 15, 2013 11:55

Job Description

A hugely successful international retailer and FTSE 100 company, has created a completely new buying role to report directly into the buying manager. You will be expected to provide comprehensive support by fully utilising your existing knowledge of the retail buying process. In addition, you will have responsibility for one direct report. Duties: * Managing all correspondence and information, both internally and externally, and taking actions where necessary. * Maintaining a full understanding of your manager's product range and supplier base. * Using initiative to propose improvements to the department's processes. * Take a proactive approach in sourcing new products. * Liaising closely with the buying director to ensure he is up to speed with your actions. * Promoting the brand in an excellent light at all times. This represents a fantastic opportunity to get on board with one of the continent's fastest-growing retailers, and take the next step in your development as a buyer. Please apply now. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.