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In the world of retail, a buyer's assistant, or assistant buyer, supports the purchase and sale of merchandise to aid the buyer who is responsible for the products that the company sells.

In fashion this will mean clothing and accessories, and in wider retail this could be anything from home furniture to electrical goods.

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  1. Assistant Buyer

    Eastleigh | £25000 per annum | From WHITE RECRUITMENT

    Assistant Buyer - Eastleigh - circa £25K Do you have experience working in a garage or automotive workshop environment? Are you looking to move into an office based role with a great chance of... career progression? Look no further! Due to company expansion, an Assistant Buyer is required for the Automotive sector of a successful tool distributor / wholesaler based in a modern facility in Eastleigh. No previous purchasing experience is required, but a keen interest and knowledge of power tools is essential. The Role The Assistant Buyer would be working alongside the Buyers to initially support existing projects, manage stock levels, progress purchase orders, gather and compile market information, while also being given the opportunity to develop their own new categories...

  2. Assistant Buyer

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire | £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum | From Hays

    A fantastic opportunity to join a family owned textile business as an Assistant Buyer based in Wakefield. Your New Company A family owned textile company based in Wakefield Your New Role ... Assistant Buyer You will need to ensure a continuous supply of Raw Materials, as assigned to the position, and approved by the Senior Buyer, appropriate for the requirements of the company ... quotations and appropriate approvals, monitor changes in price and availability of products and Notifying Senior Buyer of such, and obtaining his approval, prior to implementation of any such increases or alterations. What You Need to Succeed You will be required to maintain sufficient stock levels for continuous production, for those items assigned by the Senior Buyer, Negotiate prices...

  3. Assistant Buyer

    Eastleigh, Hampshire | £25000 per annum | From White Recruitment Ltd

    Assistant Buyer - Eastleigh - circa £25K Do you have experience working in a garage or automotive workshop environment? Are you looking to move into an office based role with a great... chance of career progression ? Look no further! Due to company expansion, an Assistant Buyer is required for the Automotive sector of a successful tool distributor / wholesaler based in a modern facility in Eastleigh. No previous purchasing experience is required, but a keen interest and knowledge of power tools is essential. The Role The Assistant Buyer would be working alongside the Buyers to initially support existing projects, manage stock levels, progress purchase orders, gather and compile market information, while also being given the opportunity to develop their own...

  4. Junior Buyer/ Purchasing Assistant

    Enfield | £18000 - £22000 per annum | From Bennett & Game Recruitment Ltd

    Junior Buyer/ Purchasing Assistant required. My client is a leading Wholesaler who are currently seeking an additional Junior Buyer/ Purchasing Assistant to join their team. The ideal Junior Buyer... will have previous experience gained from a Procurement environment and be keen to progress in a new opportunity. The Junior Buyer will also be responsible for stock management and the use of company ERP software. This position is a hands on role and would suit an individual who is looking to progress their career in Procurement Junior Buyer/ Purchasing Assistant Position Overview * Dealing ... advantage) Junior Buyer/ Purchasing Assistant Position Remuneration * Salary £18,000 - £22,000 * 28 days' holiday - including bank holidays * Pension * Progression opportunities Bennett & Game...

  5. Assistant Buyer

    Leeds | 18000.0000 | From Barclay Meade

    My client are a geotechnical specialist within the civil engineering sector, seeking an Assistant Buyer to join an established team supporting various small and major projects, including works on... HS2. Out of their head office in Leeds, the Assistant Buyer will be joining a team already comprised on an Assistant Buyer, Senior Buyer and Procurement Manager, with day to day reporting into the Senior Buyer, while supporting various project teams. The successful Assistant Buyer will be tasked with procuring a variety of materials, plant hire, vehicles and equipment from already established suppliers, with some frameworks set up, as well as sourcing new suppliers and carrying out negotiations via the phone. Details of the Assistant Buyer role are: Location - Leeds Salary...

  6. Buyers Admin Assistant

    London | £18000 - £21000 per annum | From RECRUITMENT GENIUS

    Buyers Admin Assistant London, England Full time An excellent opportunity has become available within a well-established ladies fashion company for a Buyers Admin Assistant. The company is a... multi-brand women's fashion distributor that has been supplying womenswear to many high street retailers, department stores and internet retailers for many years. As a Buyers Admin Assistant you will be providing crucial support to all parts of the business. Buyers Admin Assistant - Primary Responsibilities: - Daily organisation of showrooms ensuring that all samples are present ... to date information on supplier, prices and delivery dates. Buyers Admin Assistant - Personal Specification: - Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel...

  7. Buyer Assistant

    Liskeard | 0.0000 | From Clark James

    Buyer Assistant My client is the South West’s leading Discount Retail and Leisure Group with its head office in Cornwall and three large retail sites in Devon and Cornwall. Due to business demand... my client is looking to recruit a buyer assistant to join their team based at head office. As buyer assistant your role will involve supporting the buyer in all admin operation; including assisting ... position could be for you. The role is rewarded by a competitive salary and benefits package, including generous staff discount and pension scheme. As a Buyer Assistant you will be responsible for ... the role of Buyer Assistant will: Educated to A Level standard Have experience in a buying office Be analytical and numerical Have ambition to progress and develop the category Have experience in...

  8. Assistant Buyer

    Liverpool | Competitive Salary plus Benefits | From Matalan

    Assistant Buyer We're currently recruiting for Assistant Buyers to join Matalan to assist our Buying teams, working closely with the Buyer to ensure the department achieves sales, stock and... commercially and have the ability to work independently. You will be responsible for the training and development of the Trainee Assistant Buyer/s within the team, so experience of development ... and contributing to meetings as and when required. You will also be required to plan and carry out shopping and benchmarking trips, identifying opportunities with the Buyer in regards to prices ... identify sales on the Range Monitor, proposing actions against forecasts and budgets where appropriate. Supporting the Buyer, you'll contribute to selection meetings, commenting on future trends...

  9. Assistant Buyer

    Watford | 27000.0000 | From Pluris

    Due to continued success and internal progression, a fantastic brand are looking for an experienced Assistant Buyer to join their team in Watford. As an Assistant Buyer you will be responsible... area and reviewing and reporting weekly/seasonal findings To be successful in this role you will have: At least 1 years experience as an Assistant Buyer in a fast paced fashion retailer Strong ... communication skills across all levels Strong presentation skills Trend and market awareness Please note, to be considered for this role you must be currently working as an Assistant/Junior Buyer...

  10. Assistant Buyer

    London | 0.0000 | From Robert Dyas

    Does a role with autonomy to make decisions and be creative interest you? If you are currently an Assistant Buyer, but want more autonomy in your role, this could be the position for you! We... have 95 stores in the UK, and we are looking for an Assistant Buyer to help drive the growth of the business, for the right person, there are progression opportunities if you and your category perform well. So what does the role involve? As Assistant Buyer you will be responsible for working with multiple teams including the traders, merchandisers and suppliers to ensure the delivery of the plan and strategy and the successful performance of the category. The Assistant Buyer will develop and manage effective relationships with the trading team and suppliers, ensuring the category plan...

  11. Assistant Buyer

    Manchester | 25000.0000 | From R3 Resourcing

    We have a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to join our clients team based in Manchester. The successful Assistant Buyer will have previous experience of working within a wholesale... Responsibilities of an Assistant Buyer: Assist with the development and sourcing of products alongside the Head Buyer and MD Assist with the creation and maintenance of the range plans Build and develop ... to travel to North America, India and Far East as and when required Key Skills we want in an Assistant Buyer: Previous experience as an Assistant Buyer who preferably has a background with working ... together under strict, tight deadlines Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail Excellent communication skills both written and verbal If you are an Assistant Buyer looking for an...

  12. Assistant Buyer - Southampton - Permanent

    Southampton | £20k - 25k per year | From O’Neill & Brennan

    I am currently recruiting for a Junior/Assistant Buyer for a groundworks company. My client are are a great company to work for with brilliant training programmes and fantastic career progression... opportunities. Services include: * Specialist groundworks packages (residential/commercial projects). * Specialist Civil engineering packages. * Projects covered from £250,000 - £10,000,000. Areas of projects will be in and around Hampshire. The role is that of a Junior Buyer. You will work closely with the Senior Buyer and Procurement Manager. Day to day responsibilities will include: * Developing and maintaining supplier relationships. * Keeping records and reviewing procedures. * Reduce procurement costs without compromising quality or delivery. * Able to negotiate...

  13. Assistant Buyer

    Peterborough | 20000.0000 | From The One Group

    I am currently looking for an assistant buyer for a temporary to permanent role. Main responsibilities Assist the Buyer in delivering the budgeted sales and margin targets for the category •... and prepare product direction boards. • Provide product information and analysis as requested by the Buyer. • Assist the Buyer in the development, management and motivation of the Buying Assistant. • Pro ... Assist the Buyer in creation and maintenance of the range plans • Demonstrate a clear and thorough understanding of the customer proposition and market place and seek to improve categories role and contribution. • Understand Cost of Goods and net profitability of the category and seek to identify proactive ways of enhancing net contribution. • Work with the Buyer in developing supplier...

  14. Assistant Buyer

    West Midlands | £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum | From Zachary Daniels

    Are you looking for your next role within Retail Buying that will support your career goals? Do you enjoy working for a business where your efforts and achievements are acknowledged, where you... are working in a collaborative and achievement focused environment? We are currently working with a multi channel retailer who are looking to welcome 'up and coming' Assistant Buyers to their team. Ideally you will have experience for, or a passion within, Electrical or DIY. You will have a minimum of two years experience operating as an Assistant Buyer/category Assistant. A competitive package in addition to longer term career opportunities are on offer for the right candidate. ...

  15. Assistant Buyer

    | 25000.0000 | From Zachary Daniels

    Are you looking for your next role within Retail Buying that will support your career goals? Do you enjoy working for a business where your efforts and achievements are acknowledged, where you are... working in a collaborative and achievement focused environment? We are currently working with a multi channel retailer who are looking to welcome 'up and coming' Assistant Buyers to their team. Ideally you will have experience for, or a passion within, Electrical or DIY. You will have a minimum of two years experience operating as an Assistant Buyer/category Assistant. A competitive package in addition to longer term career opportunities are on offer for the right candidate. ...

  16. Senior Assistant Buyer

    Southwater | £19k - 24k per year + Bonus | From Hiring People

    Senior Assistant Buyer An exciting opportunity has arisen, for self-motivated, Senior Assistant Buyer with a passion for sourcing and launching products for a global ecommerce leader. Do you... enjoy finding those niche or new product opportunities, working with a supplier/manufacturer and watching the sales grow? If so, and you enjoy the buzz of taking products to market, this is the ideal role for you. You: * Ideally you will have a minimum of 3 years retail experience * A minimum of 18mths experience in an assistant, senior assistant or junior buyer role is essential. * You will be working with brands covering; electronics including photography, homewares, home and garden, sports and outdoors. Experience of any of these categories or similar is preferred but not...

  17. Assistant Buyer

    Leeds | 17800.0000 | From networx

    Assistant Buyer Leeds, West Yorkshire Circa £17,800 An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly organised and self-motivated Assistant Buyer to join our client and play a vital role within... their Buying teams. Within this varied role, you will provide essential support to your department, ensuring that your brand, department and store group stays ahead of the game. Putting your creative flair to good use, you will set up all seasonal range / product boards and branding packs under the direction of the Buyer. You will assist the Buyer with trend, range building, colours, direction ... within the organisation. You will also be given the responsibility of managing a designated category within the collection under the support of the Buyer. This will involve managing design, fabric...

  18. Assistant Buyer

    Rotherham | £84.62 per day | From Macildowie Associates.

    Category: Buying Jobs/ Procurement Jobs/ Assistant Buyer Jobs Temp to Perm/ TTP/ Perm Rotherham Assistant Buyer I am excited to be working with a large employer in Rotherham who, due... to some exciting projects are looking to expand their purchasing team with the addition of an assistant buyer. The role of assistant buyer will be to support the buying team in their mission to deliver a comprehensive purchasing service for ad hoc and one off purchases. You'll do this by: > Preparing and issuing competitive tenders > Raising purchase Orders > Managing key supplier and stakeholder relationships > Promote Procurement as a tool across the company > Drive down costs across the business > Take part in negotiations If you are looking for the next step in your career...

  19. Assistant Buyer

    Rotherham | 84.6200 | From Macildowie Associates

    Category: Buying Jobs/ Procurement Jobs/ Assistant Buyer Jobs Temp to Perm/ TTP/ Perm Rotherham Assistant Buyer I am excited to be working with a large employer in Rotherham who, due to some... exciting projects are looking to expand their purchasing team with the addition of an assistant buyer. The role of assistant buyer will be to support the buying team in their mission to deliver a comprehensive purchasing service for ad hoc and one off purchases. You'll do this by: > Preparing and issuing competitive tenders > Raising purchase Orders > Managing key supplier and stakeholder relationships > Promote Procurement as a tool across the company > Drive down costs across the business > Take part in negotiations If you are looking for the next step in your career then this...

  20. Assistant Buyer

    Newmarket | 15000.0000 | From Cooper Lomaz Recruitment

    Assistant Buyer Newmarket An opportunity has arisen to join an industry leading company as an assistant buyer working within the technical department. The company are looking for a keen and... enthusiastic assistant buyer to support the existing team. Ideally someone who has started their career within procurement and is now looking for a new opportunity however, this is not essential if you are ambitious and eager to learn. Responsibilities will include: Inputting stock movements onto MRP systems Liaising with suppliers to obtain quotes and chase lead times Working closely with internal departments to ascertain priorities Availability reporting Specific training will be provided however, the successful candidate will need to possess good IT skills, including...