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Buyer - Nottingham

Michael Page Marketing
England, Essex, Epping
£40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, discounts
Closing date
27 Feb 2024

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Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time
Buying, Category Management

This is an enticing opportunity for a resourceful and strategic Buyer to join a leading retail company in Nottingham. The ideal candidate will be responsible for selecting and purchasing lines of power tool products on behalf of the company.

Client Details

Our client is a well-established and respected entity in the retail industry. With a workforce of over 1,000 employees, they pride themselves on delivering high-quality products to their vast customer base. The company has a strong market presence in Nottingham and is known for its commitment to excellence.

  • Identify new potential suppliers in the retail industry.
  • Negotiate terms of contracts to achieve the best possible prices.
  • Select and purchase quality products for our stores.
  • Monitor stock levels and make purchase decisions based on demand.
  • Manage relationships with existing suppliers while seeking new ones.
  • Analyse market trends and apply this knowledge to make insightful buying decisions.
  • Work closely with the sales department to determine optimal stock levels.
  • Attend trade events and exhibitions to stay atop market trends.


A successful Buyer should have:
  • A background in power tools, machinery or electronic goods Buying in Retail.
  • Strong negotiation skills and the ability to network and influence suppliers.
  • Excellent analytical skills to make informed decisions from a margin perspective.
  • Commercial awareness and a keen eye for detail.
  • A good understanding of the retail industry and its product trends.
  • Ability to commute to and work 5 days from the Nottingham head offices.

Job Offer
  • A competitive salary in the range of £45,000 - £50,000 per year.
  • Generous bonus scheme and pension plan.
  • A friendly and inclusive company culture.
  • Opportunity to work in the vibrant city of Nottingham.
  • Chance to make significant contributions to a thriving retail company.

We invite all qualified candidates to apply for this exciting position in the retail industry and experience the vibrant culture of Nottingham.

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