The Buying and Merchandising division of Exsurgo is recruiting an Assistant Buyer.
My client is the best known retailer in the horticulture industry based in West London.
The company known for getting the right stock for a specified category at the right place at the right time thereby implementing the forward plan and enabling to provide an enticing product selection for customers whilst meeting commercial ambitions.
Product and range
Product and range information enabling the divisional team to make effective commercial decisions.
Under guidance translates elements of the category strategy and plan into elements of sub-category propositions thereby delivering budgeted targets and enhanced performance.
Maintaining supplier contracts, gains appropriate supplier information to support buying activity thereby providing a first point of contact for suppliers.
Previous experience in horticulture/fresh produce is essential
Strong analytical skills and ability to act commercially
Excellent attention to detail and a highly-organised manner
Excellent communication skills across all levels
Strong presentation skills
Trend and market awareness