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Do you thrive on developing lasting relationships with a range of people? Our client who is multi-brand online retailer is looking for a talented Buyer to join them!

Category

online retailer

Reference

ech250518c

Salary

Up to £35,000

Date Added

25.05.18

Level

Manager

Location

Crewe


Do you thrive on developing lasting relationships with a range of people? Our client who is multi-brand online retailer within the automotive industry and is looking for a talented Buyer to join them!

Our client is in a tremendous period of growth and have some extremely exciting new ventures on the horizon. Thus, this a fantastic time to join this company who show no signs of slowing down. Therefore, an individual applying for this role must be passionate about cars and preferably have demonstrable experience working in the automotive industry . There are many exciting responsibilities associated with this role that include leading on all purchasing and stock management. Along with this, the role will involve negotiating with global suppliers and managing such relationships. It will also be important to liaise with managers to develop and plan new product ranges. Furthermore, it is vital that the Buyer analyses trends in sales in order to forecast.

Key responsibilities of the Buyer:

  • Identifying, developing and maintaining supplier partnerships
  • Regularly reviewing market, working both reactively and proactively to grow category
  • Ensuring strong commercial terms are in place with suppliers
  • Monitor Inventory and aged inventory in line with budget guidelines
  • Analyse current buying patterns and forecast future trends
  • Track and report key functional metrics
  • Managing and monitoring of external suppliers

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Demonstrable experience within a similar role in the automative industry
  • Outstanding time management skills and eye for detail
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Initiative to develop and drive accounts
  • Attention to detail and analytical

Does this sound like the perfect position for you? Then apply online today or contact our award-winning team on 0161 833 1044!

 

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