Buyer - Healthcare
Your new company
Our client is a unique, global retail business who have experienced sustained success through delivering an innovative style of healthcare across their family of companies. Millions of people rely on the wide spectrum of their products and services every day, which is why they are always looking for talented professionals to join their growing team and discover the rewards of working for this diverse and growing Global business.
Your new role
You will utilise your expert knowledge and buying experience to source, select and review products to be sold both online and within selected stores. Ensuring continuous delivery of key financial KPI's, you will manage and convey tactical plans, maintain knowledge of key suppliers & competitor activities, ensure clear measurement of product performance and build annual strategic plans to deliver future targets. This role will suit someone who wants to own their own profit & loss, deliver a step change performance and willing to occasionally travel to other offices and stores.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role, you will have excellent Buying or Category management experience within a multi-channel FMCG retailer or wholesaler. With a proven track record in meeting and exceeding targets, you will have excellent experience in successfully demonstrating your skills in negotiating, strategic planning, multi-tasking, leadership and coaching. You will also possess a distinctive ability to build strong relationships and utilise market knowledge to drive decision making and meet targets in a fast paced environment.
What you'll get in return
For the successful applicant you will enjoy a uniquely rewarding career. You will assume real responsibility but be well trained and developed to undertake it. You'll work hard but be recognised for your contribution and be able to keep a healthy work/life balance. In addition to highly competitive salaries, they offer a valuable benefits package which includes generous holiday, pension scheme, professional support and relevant training, childcare vouchers, option to buy additional holiday and an employee discount scheme. What's more, they regularly review their rewards package and it is improving all the time.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for new job in Buying, please visit hays.co.uk/retail to view a selection of other jobs that we have available.
Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably we are unable to do so due to the high volumes we receive. If you've not heard from us within two weeks, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.