Job reference: 002957
Closing date: 21/07/2019
Salary: £16,500 per annum
Hours per week: 36.17 hours per week
At N Brown Group, our Buyers are our product champions. They are responsible for sourcing and developing trend-led and highly commercial ranges that both meet and exceed our customers expectations.
As an Assistant Buyer you’ll work closely with the Buyer to provide support for the team on a variety of ranges. You should be comfortable with administration, be highly organised and able to analyse and interpret sales data. Our business is fast-paced and no two days are the same. A genuine passion for product, along with an understanding of different customer demographics will allow the successful candidate to truly excel and develop within this role.
What you’ll be responsible for as an Assistant Buyer:
What you will need to succeed as an Assistant Buyer:
Ideally, you’ll be a graduate with a relevant degree or equivalent and work experience as either a Buying Admin Assistant or Buying Assistant would be preferred. You’ll need to have a good knowledge of competitor retailers and overall insight into the retail market is essential.
You’ll need to be numerate and analytical as a key part of this role involves administration, analysis and interpretation of sales data. You’ll also need excellent communication skills to collate and present findings and recommendations as well as building effective relationships with colleagues and external suppliers. This role is fast-paced and you must be able to demonstrate flexibility, positivity, enthusiasm, determination, initiative and the desire to succeed.
In return for your hard-work and commitment, you’ll receive fantastic training and a competitive benefits package.
Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check.
Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with JD Williams