Monday-Friday: 9am -6pm (1 hour lunch break)
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
25 May 2021
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
We are seeking a new Assistant Buyer to join our Buying/Purchasing team. Working in a busy environment, you will help manage a portfolio of accounts, maintain and grow long-standing supplier relationships and develop new opportunities.
Responsibilities and Duties include:
Maintaining and developing relationships with large suppliers, wholesalers and buying groups
Achieving best prices by negotiating with suppliers and evaluating cost comparisons
Managing the entire supply chain process to ensure accurate order completion
Checking and maintaining stock levels to meet requirements
Ensuring documentation is in order
General administrative support to the team
Full support and training will be provided.
Requirements and prospects
Ability to target and deliver significant cost savings
Excellent negotiation and communication skills
Strong IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Ability to work under pressure and complete tasks to deadlines
Can work well as part of a team and independently
Strong organisation skills and great attention to detail
Grade A-C / 7-4 in English at GCSE or equivalent is desired but not essential for this role
To apply for this job email your details to Abbi.email@example.com.