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Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cumbria
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94709
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.76942.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: December 11, 2013 11:16

Job Description

This successful UK retailer has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to join their head office team. This is a fantastic opportunity for an existing Assistant Buyer looking for a new challenge or an experienced Buying Assistant ready to take the next step in their career. You must have previous buying experience, ideally across ladieswear, menswear, accessories, footwear or sporting goods. You must have the following skills and experience: · Previous buying experience at Assistant Buyer or Buying Assistant level from a successful UK retailer. · Critical path management and experience liaising with suppliers · Negotiating cost prices · Excellent time-management skills and the ability to prioritise workloads You will be: · Enthusiastic and self-motivated · Educated to degree level or equivalent · A team-player · High organised, with excellent attention to detail · Keen to have a successful career in buying This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and growing business. If you are looking to join a business going from strength to strength - 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.