We are recruiting for a Junior Buyer to join our Buying team on a fixed term basis covering maternity leave!
What’s the role?
Working as part of a large team, our junior will be responsible for the selection and purchase of products for sale across our Retail Departments.
To work harmoniously as part of the Buying team and to be accountable and responsible as directed for: product sourcing, negotiating with suppliers, reorders, ranging products online and working to sales and margin expectations. To produce range plans in line with Companies’ sales and margin targets whilst ensuring we are keeping to the Vision of enhancing people’s lives and homes.
Your daily role will include;
To plan and agree product ranges in line with the sales and margin strategy.Actively seek new quality product lines and ranges to proactively keep ahead of the trends, suitable for re-sale, and in line with the style and image of the Garden CentreDevelops effective commercial relationships with existing and new suppliersSource new products and suppliers, negotiating costs and supplier terms.Liaising with our Retail shop floor and Warehouse teams. Plans for future seasonal activities and works we relevant support areas to agree timescales and accountability.Works closely with the buying team and retail leaders to conduct range analysis reviews.
What we are looking for-
Previous experience as a Junior Buyer is essentialYou will have a high attention to detail, the ability to multitask and have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft excel and Word.
Other role details-
This is a full time role, working Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm
|Company Name||Bents Garden and Home|
|Advert Reference||Junior Buyer|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Number of Positions Available||1|
|Website Link / Email address to Apply||https://careers.bents.co.uk/job/255014|