Buying Admin Assistant

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
North West
Town :
CARLISLE
Category :
Purchasing
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Job reference n° :
FZB13732

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Buying Admin Assistant to join the Fashion team of a UK retailer near Carlisle. As the Buying Admin Assistant, you will be responsible for:
- Raising purchase orders.
- Managing the critical path
- Competitor shopping in order to identify emerging trends with competitors.
- Assisting the buyer when negotiating with suppliers.
- Assisting the buyer with developing and delivering the product range.
- Contributing in selection meetings on future trends and competitor ranges.
- Working closely with the Design, Development and Merchandising teams in order to correctly identify the customer's needs and deliver a successful product range accordingly. We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join a successful buying team as a Buying Admin Assistant. The ideal candidate will have some admin work experience. Excellent PC skills, including Word and Excel are essential.
The successful Buying Admin Assistant candidate will be analytical and organised with strong literacy and numerical skills.
This Buying Admin Assistant position is an excellent opportunity to work for a forward thinking organisation.