Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
The Caraires Consultancy
Location
Southam, Warwickshire
Salary
£19000 - £25000/annum
Posted
22 Jul 2019
Closes
26 Jul 2019
Ref
1147152856
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
We have been asked by a leading retailer to support them with the recruitment of a proactive and engaging Purchasing Assistant to join a growing team.
The main responsibilities of this person will be to support the Purchasing Manager by:
·Researching potential new products (analysing pricing and profit, competitors, Amazon etc).
·Identifying products to consider adding, based on category and brand awareness.
·Gather and review data from suppliers (pricing, product information and supplier information).
·Data entry / setting-up product inventories
·Assisting with product sales analysis (based on revenue and profit).
·Managing the movement of samples/stock within the business
·Participating and contributing to supplier meetings and attending trade shows
·Working on additional product projects eg. Extras, Basket add-ons etc
What are we looking for?
·Someone who can work quickly and accurately, paying close attention to detail
·Great Excel skills
·The ability to respond to the pressure of deadlines.
·A natural talent for being organized and structured
·Proactive and positive with a 'can do' attitude and the ability to multi-task.
·Engaging personality and fun to be around.
·Self-directed and highly motivated.
·Proactive attitude.
·Dependable and trustworthy.
If you think you have the right skillset for a new opportunity in purchasing, please send your CV to us!
Interested? Please call us on (phone number removed) for an informal chat about the role.If you have sent us a copy of your CV and not had a reply within 5 working days we would kindly ask you to assume your application on this occasion has been unsuccessful.
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